Design Buy Build Issue 27 2017 - Page 3

Contents Issue 27 2017 Features Products & Services 04 - 08 Chiswick House AUA has converted a semi-detached multi-occupancy house into a family dwelling in the heart of Chiswick. The brief was to create a large open plan ground reception space, with clear visual connections, together with a new basement, rear landscaped garden and upper bedrooms. 17 - 19 Urban Cottage The idea of the ‘Urban Cottage’ stems from a shared fascination between the Architect and Client with early colonial workers cottages, and an appreciation for the charm and scale they offer to the existing urban context of Central Christchurch. 30 - 32 Slot House AUA has remodelled an end of terraced house to provide a greater and more free owing accommodation for a family. The design brief was one of simplicity and complete functionality while maintaining an underlining warmth a house should infuse. 36 - 38 English Heritage English Heritage Buildings has seen a growth in demand for creative and bespoke designs since the government announced an extension to the relaxation of planning regulations last year. 48 - 50 Seaview Holidays 09-16 20-29 33 34-35 41 42-47 51-56 61-68 69-71 72-73 79-81 82-83 Editors Choice Bathrooms & Kitchens Coatings, Sealants & Paints Doors, Windows & Fittings Glass & Glazing Heating, Ventilation & Insulation Interiors & Interior Design Landscaping & External Works Lighting & Electrical Roofing & Cladding Safety, Security & Fire Protection Timber & Timber Frame Chiswick House Pages 04 - 08 After thirty years of Seaview holidays Michael and Josephine Smith were determined to retire to the island. And a family home for children and grandchildren was very much the order of the day. 58 - 60 Out of the Box Villa Out of the box is situated on the edge of Zoetermeer, next to the Bentwoud Park. The design is a contemporary interpretation of the rural surroundings. 64 - 66 40 Hill Road Designing the interior space is often determined by the placement of doors and windows. For this project, the clients wanted an open-plan feel but with defined areas. 74 - 78 Lomandmuir Farm The brief was to build an energy efficient home which was in keeping with the local surroundings. It was important to Mr and Mrs Orr to build a property that encompassed traditional values with a modern twist as the plot sits beside farmland. Urban Cottage Page 17 - 19 Slot House Page 30 - 32 English Heritage Pages 36 - 38 Design Buy Build - Editor Mike Hills 01843 830249 Publishing Director Martin Holmes 01843 830249 Sales Director Liam Ferrier 01227 392517 Sales Manager Alexander Arnold 01227 392585 Office Manager Antony Holter 01843 830249 Editorial Assistant Fiona Medows 01843 830249 Digital Manager Jamie Bullock 01227 392571 Creative Director - Josh Holmes Studio Designer - James Sayer Published by: MH Media Global Ltd St Augustine’s Business Centre, 125 Canterbury Road, Westgate-On-Sea, Kent, CT8 8NL Tel: 01843 830249 Fax: 08721 152240 © MH Media Global Every effort is made to ensure the accuracy and reliability of material published in Design Buy Build however, the publishers accept no responsibility for the claims or opinions made by advertisers, manufacturers or contributors. No part of this publication may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means, mechanical, electronic (including photocopying) or stored in any information retrieval system without the prior consent of the publisher. 3