South East Recorder Issue 21 - Page 27

FRENCH PROPERTY ALLEN ARCHITECTES DINAN, BRITTANY Established in 2006, Allen Architectes based in Dinan Brittany have become one of the leading architects in the region. Company owner Andrew Allen and his team have helped a large portfolio of customers build or renovate their dream home in France. Andrew brings with him a great wealth of knowledge and experience in architecture having worked in the UK and Australia. Andrew has also lectured internationally on the subject in the 90's before finally settling in Brittany, France with his wife and daughters. France was the ideal choice for Andrew and his family after feeling inspired by its history, character and life style. Although based in the historical town of Dinan, Andrew and his team cover all areas of Brittany and parts of Normandy too. They have worked on many types of properties over the years ranging from chateaux, water mills, longeres, house and apartment renovations, to new build properties. Andrew and his team insure that they can provide a unique and personal service located in a hugely popular region of France. As well as working on projects for many of the locals in the region he has helped many international clients from all over the world who have decided to purchase property in this part of France. With the region being extremely popular for its picturesque surroundings. Most of the projects Andrew and his company work on are private contracts, although they have carried out various commercial projects also. Allen Architectes offer a wide range of services including pre-purchase feasibility studies, development of project brief, design, concept and planning permit applications, schedules of works, liaising with the local authorities as well as arrangement of soil surveys. Andrew and his team work closely with each client offering a service of the highest possible quality. Each customer has an individual requirement so it is important that Andrew and his team can offer a tailor made service for every customer. Each project is a new challenge for Andrew and his team. In an industry of ever evolving rules and regulations Andrew's knowledge and experience are crucial with each job undertaken. Andrew and his company offer a complete service from start to finish and work closely with various local building specialists and tradesmen to carry out the required work for the customer, saving them the hassle of having to find a trusted building contractor of their own. If you are interested in finding out further about the services offered by Allen Architectes then call Andrew and his team on 0033 296 834 724 or visit www.architectbrittany.com Allen Architects Based in Dinan and covering all of North-West France Tel: +33 2 96 83 47 25 Email: allen.architects@orange.fr www.architectbrittany.com