Replacement of a large Edwardian property

Edwardian old
Edwardian new

Before (left) and after (right).

The composition of traditional buildings in a contemporary way introduces rural qualities - simple spaces, low key surfacing and a countryside image.

Architects: Western Design. Photos: Alistair Nicholls

replacement for Edwardian property

The replacement employs a long, narrow format to keep roof spans modest.

Edwardian replacement property 2

Outbuildings have roofs with contrasting finishes to keep their scale and extent modest.

Edwardian replacement property

Thatch over render and timber claddings is a familiar Forest combination.

Edwardian replacement property

Windows merge into the claddings to avoid fussy elevations.

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