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Residential New Build

New House in Lyme Regis

The proposal seeks to create a contemporary dwelling with large areas of glazing, which will create a strong visual connection for the occupants with the surrounding landscape. A low lying form with a low-pitched roof has been proposed to reduce the impact of the building on it’s surroundings, this also reduces the impact on views […]

Spectacular Contemporary Houses

Two new contemporary houses in Elburton on the edge of Plymouth in the South Hams. The brief for this project was to create 2 stunning contemporary homes that worked well within their city edge setting just outside Plymouth. High quality, contemporary materials have been carefully chosen to help break down the scale of the proposal, with […]

Passive Houses, Stoke Poges

A sneak preview of two new houses we have been designing for a site in Stoke Poges in Berkshire.  The houses are being designed to passive standards of airtightness and insulation to reduce energy use to a minimum. Tweet

Sustainable Family Home, Dunsford near Exeter

“Kirsty and Stuart’s designs are beautiful and unique, our positive planning outcome was undoubtedly due to the sympathetic nature of their design and their absolute interpretation of our brief.  Living Space have designed a house that is in perfect harmony with its surrounding landscape, whilst at the same time being innovative and modern design.  We […]

New House Reading

Planning permission has recently been achieved for this new contemporary house near Reading, situated beside a lake it is a replacement dwelling with twice the original floor space and an additional storey, which is quite an achievement.  Extensive pre-application discussions with West Berkshire District Council undoubtedly helped to achieve this fantastic result for our client […]

House in Torquay

We have recently gained planning permission for the addition of a new floor to this house in Torquay overlooking the bay.  The design includes bedrooms with panoramic views and a more contemporary open plan layout whilst keeping true to the original ‘Shingle Style’ house with it’s cedar tiled roof, corner bays and eyelid dormers. Tweet

Pipers Wood – Self Build

This new house in Kent was designed to be as low profile as possible with the first floor bedrooms within the attic space to ensure planning permission on a tricky site in Sevenoaks.  The main rooms and glazing face south to take advantage of solar gain and the house integrates sustainable technology including PV panels […]

Housing Scheme

Development of 4 semi-detached houses in Plymouth constructed using a Super Insulated Panel System (SIPS).  Houses are designed with larger areas of glazing on the south side and a solid more defensive facade facing the main road to the north giving passive control of temperatures. Tweet

Greendale Farm

Designs for 2 new build cottages at Greendale Farm near Exeter Tweet

Knighton Road – Site for Sale

This design for a new build timber frame house sits on a site on the outskirts Wembury near Plymouth.  The project was on the edge of the development boundary for the village and when the client approached us planning permission for the site had been turned down.  Despite this Living Space gained planning permission for […]