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Planning Consent Granted for New House, Beaconsfield

JDA+I have recently gained planning consent for a replacement dwelling on a sloping and wooded site in Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire. The new house measures an area of 11,500sqft and is laid out over 3 floors, including a large lower ground/ basement level containing garaging, a swimming pool, gym and home cinema. Due to the sloping nature

JDA+I Day Out 2017,
Brighton

The Itinerary: Site Visit: JDA+I Private house commission under construction in Oxted, Surrey – https://janeduncanarchitects.co.uk/new-build-limpsfield/ Site Visit: JDA+I Office to residential conversion in Shoreham-by-Sea, Sussex – https://janeduncanarchitects.co.uk/office-to-residential-shoreham-by-sea/ British Airways i360 Flight – panoramic views over Brighton and the English Channel. Dinner at Polpo Brighton Will Field May 2017  

Competition,
A Seat To Remember

[Above: The Rectory Lane Cemetery Welcome Point] ‘A Seat to Remember’ was a competition set by the ‘Friends of St. Peter’ to instigate a rejuvenation of Rectory Lane Cemetery, Berkhamsted – as part of the National Lottery’s ‘Park for People’ campaign. ‘The Rectory Lane Remembrance Stones’ comprise a composite scheme of benches, which Jane Duncan

Choosing an architect for your Home

Does your proposed building project need an architect’s services? Have you been looking for award winning UK architects? Do you have concerns about what an architect can do, or how much you need to know before you consult one? The key is to choose the right professional for the project. If you want a small

Why women should study architecture

I was thirteen when the realisation dawned that I wanted to be like many London architects who build beautiful structures. It was quite sudden. During an art outing into our school grounds on a summer day I noticed that friends from my class at the Queen Elisabeth’s Girls’ Grammar School, were prettily drawing the flowers