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Tichborne Street

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Tichborne Street | Brighton, East Sussex Completed 2016 Mixed-use building with workshops and flats in Brighton town centre. This mixed-use building in the heart of the Brighton lanes beside the Buddhist centre incorporates two workshops in the basement, four one-bedroom

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C21 House Development

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RIBA Design Competition | Reputable Volume House Developer June 2016 A concept design for a flexible ‘future-proof’ house that can be adapted to suit a wide range of social and geographic contexts. The key concept for this design is the creative

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Mill Lane

Mill Lane | East Hoathly, East Sussex Completed 2017 Village house replacing an old bungalow, built to Passivhaus standards. This 3-bedroom home replaces an old bungalow which previously occupied the site. The new dwelling is built to Passivhaus standards of

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Whitburn Lodge Guest House

Whitburn Lodge Guest House  |  Brighton, East Sussex Completed 2008 Renovation and internal enlargement of a Brighton guest house.  The extensive renovation and enlargement to this regency-style guesthouse in the Brighton conservation area added value with extra space and sensitive

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Southdown Avenue

Southdown Avenue | Brighton, East Sussex In Progress Three-bedroom replacement property in a conservation area. This detached three-bedroom home required sensitive design that respects the streetscene as it sits next to a Victorian church which is designated as a heritage

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De Warrenne Road

De Warrenne Road | Lewes, East Sussex In Progress Detached property with large basement and sunken courtyard. This compact detached three-bedroom house is designed as a retirement home, with much of the accommodation underground in the basement in order to

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Portland Villas 14

Portland Villas 14 | Brighton, East Sussex New highly energy-efficient 4-bedroom home with green roof  This new property replaces a small old bungalow which had occupied the site previously. The generous 4-bedroom home is highly energy efficient, almost to passivhaus levels,

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Portland Villas 11

Portland Villas 11 | Brighton, East Sussex Two semi-detached family homes mixing contemporary and traditional design This project replaces an old bungalow with two new semi-detached family homes, each with 4 bedrooms and a garden. The form and style is contemporary,

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PassivPod

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PassivPod Interested in PassivPod? Learn more at www.passivpod.co.uk PassivPod began life as a competition entry for a lakeside retreat in the 2014 Sunday Time Eco-Haus competition. Since then, the design has evolved to include several different applications – as a luxury

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English Cottages

English Cottages | Merstham, Surrey In Progress Major extension to a compact rural cottage. Large extension to a semi-detached Victorian worker’s cottage in a remote rural area. The compact two-bedroom property was extended with a generous almost double-height entrance area,

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