In June 2020, Sutton Council awarded Sutton Housing Society planning permission for 71 new homes across five developments, increasing its housing stock by 16%. Sutton’s Chief Executive Robin Roberts and lead architect Gary Hoban tell the story.
An Architect's Guide to Conversions - From Commericial Use to Residential Properties
Changing the use of a property from Commerical to Residential can be an appealing prospect for buyers. While vacant plots of land in London are expensive and hard to come by, creating a dream home from an existing commercial building could offer a more cost-effective and architecturally interesting route to explore.
One of the most common questions we get here at Hoban Design from our clients is: "will I need planning permission for my build?" So here's some information that will allow you to work out for yourself whether or not it's likely that your project requires planning permission.
Stop the Press! Kylemore House features in worldwide publications
Following the success of Kylemore House at the Evening Standard Awards, the home has been publicised in numerous high profile publications in the UK and further afield. Hoban Design are delighted to see the exposure the building is achieving.
We have reached over half way through the difficult construction stage for the Seymour project. The sloping site has been a challenge where the new two storey extension and external entertaining terrace is being constructed.