Archive for December 2017

Our Christmas Break Amongst the Architectural Marvels of Paris

Our Christmas Break Amongst the Architectural Marvels of Paris Last weekend was our annual Christmas trip, and this time we went to Paris for 36 hours packed with architectural education, rewarded with an evening of wining and dining. Here are some photos and stories from our trip. Our first stop was Frank Gehry’s Luis Vuitton…

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Guest Expert: It’s Madness Not to Get a Pre-Purchase Survey

For Dan Butt, surveying runs in the family. His father was a chartered surveyor, and Dan’s been following in his footsteps ever since work experience. Today, he’s Managing Director of Now Chartered Surveyors, and with over 25 years of experience under his belt, he’s our trusted source for pre-purchase surveys. By my estimates, only around…

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Planning Approval to Extend House on Randolph Avenue, Maida Vale

Dyer Grimes Architecture has obtained planning approval and conservation area consent to refurbish and extend a semi-detached house in the Maida Vale Conservation Area. The house sits on a street with a distinct and consistent architectural style throughout, which is enjoyed by many thanks to the presence of Maida Vale tube station. It is one…

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