Archive for June 2018

Under Construction: Opening Up Ginnels House in Petersham

Demolition works started at Ginnels House this week, starting our process of renovating and extending this grand, detached house with a vast and verdant garden in Petersham. Above, a digger clears away the old side extension and conservatory, making way for us to create a new open plan kitchen and living space opening up onto…

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John’s Advice: Commission Your Own Home and Save 30%

The Daily Telegraph recently reported that the average new build house is currently 30% cheaper than buying the equivalent existing property. Not only is building your own home cheaper, you also get to decide on every single detail to create a space that is perfectly adapted to your needs, lifestyle and taste. Why spend months…

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Planning Permission to Renovate and Extend Stunning Petersham House

Dyer Grimes Architecture is delighted to announce that we have received planning permission to renovate and extend a beautiful, detached 6350 sq ft house in Petersham. Richmond Borough Council were reassured that our works would complement the existing structure and give a new lease of life to a building rich with potential to be a…

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New Commission: A Glorious Country House on St. George’s Hill

Our latest commission may look like a period country house at a glance, but it was actually built in 1998 as one of the many luxury homes that make up the gated St. George’s Hill private estate in Weybridge, each of which enjoys at least 1 acre of grounds. The house currently boasts three floors,…

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Guest Expert: Can Trees Put a Stop to Your Development?

Adam Hollis is an arboricultural consultant (or tree consultant, if that’s too much of a mouthful) with over 30 years of experience, including forest research. He’s currently Director at Landmark Trees and has been our trusted tree expert for more than ten years. Many parts of the planning process are a black and white exercise…

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Awards: Dyer Grimes Architecture Wins ACQ5 Gamechangers 2018 Award

We’re delighted to announce that we have been awarded an ACQ5 Gamechangers 2018 Award in the “Buildings/Infrastructure/Industrial/Construction” category: UK Boutique Architectural Firm of the Year: Dyer Grimes Architecture UK Gamechanger of the Year: John Dyer-Grimes Click here to view more of our press features. About the Awards ACQ5 is proud to present the ACQ5 Gamechangers…

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