around the South Kensington SW7 area
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Planning Permission for Kensington & Chelsea Council
A7 Architects do work closely with the Kensington & Chelsea local authority in South Kensington. A7 have swiftly become Londons go to architectural firm for obtaining planning permission approvals for house extensions, new builds, conversions and flats.
Now it's your chance to come to us & join hundreds of people just like you who have brought their dream inspired projects from concept to reality.
Party Wall Agreement Architects
If you are planning a project which involves works to the Party Wall(a wall shared by two owners of adjoining properties). Party wall surveyor requirements mainly apply to terrace or semi-detached properties.
A7 can guide you swiftly through the surveying process. Normally Party Wall agreements complete within one month.
Building Regulations / Building Control
The Kensington & Chelsea local authority is obliged to make sure that the standard of building work in their borough complies with Building Regulations.
Architect7 have built up communication history with the Building Control Department in the South Kensington authority such that we already have a precursor to what plans are likely to pass even before the application has been submitted.
Building Control applications are submitted to the council together with a fee. The amount is usually based upon the scale of the build.
The house price market during covid-19
The UK property market has enjoyed a mini boom since reopening after the lockdown. and the
government’s stamp duty cut could result in more people moving home over the next few months.
Home improvement rates in the current climate
Due to people spending more time at home, Home owners are using the time to browse the internet and to come up with ways to improve, modify and expand their dwellings.
The changing face of our high streets
With more and more retail outlets and high street shops closing, properties are reclaiming the high streets and being re-assigned for accommodation are becoming more popular.
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How long does a planning application take?
Planning permission applications in $townstrp; ?> take 8 weeks to complete at thelocal planning office.
This is considering that there revisions are minimal and communication is not interrupted with the local planning officers.
Planning applications often take as long as 13 weeks for unusually large or complex applications. Such as new build block of flats consisting of 14 dwelling.
On rare occasions applications can take over 16 weeks if the application is subject to an Environmental Impact Assessment (builds in conservation areas).
New Build Architects
Each building design should have a unique project trail from the background and initial brief through to moodboard and presenting options through to the finished scheme and architecture drawing. London architecture is being tastefully refined by new housing developments. For more detailed information on modern house design.
House Extension Architects near Kensington & Chelsea
A house extension is the most popular method of adding space to a your house. The demand for house extensions throughout the UK shows no sign of slowing, and as one of the best residential architects in London and the surrounding area, our team have helped hundreds of clients transform ther living spaces into larger brighter spaces they can be proud of.
We work with RIBA chartered architects who have extensive experience working in the conversion of basements, as well as constructing modern extensions and additional storeys. We work closely with the local Planning Authorities in London and pride ourselves in obtaining all permissions approved on time.
Our comprehensive approach delivers the finest results that are truly individual, transforming your ideas into breathtaking spaces.
Typically, we like to arrange an on-site visit to understand your vision, and get a feel of the space we will be transforming.
We then go back to the drawing board and provide you with a couple of initial draft ideas.
We are confident we can provide you with the experience, insights & professionalism to realise your unique vision.
If this sounds of interest, you can request a free consultation and we will get in touch to discuss your project.
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Scale the most adventurous design projects with Architect7
A7 Architects are a professional team that will help you realise your ideal dwelling for either residential or commercial purposes.
Client projects range from
- Residential House Conversions & Extensions
- Bars, clubs & drinking establishments
- Restautant & Eateries
- Multi build flats
We examine your options to give you the most appropriate advice and detailed information on costs and timescales.