Archive for August 2018

New Commission: Two Contemporary Country Villas on the Thames

At DGA, we have the privilege of building homes in some of the country’s most exclusive locations, but nothing beats a site that sits directly on the River Thames. Our proposal replaces two houses of little architectural merit with two highly contemporary Buckinghamshire homes. They have been designed as stark white modernist villas with fully…

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Guest Expert: How Flood Risk Assessments Win Your Planning Battles

David Eggleton is MD of Three Counties Flood Risk Assessment, who have been instrumental for our planning success in high flood risk areas such as Fulham and Barnes. He’s assessed everything from modest basement extensions to The London Eye, and was the ideal person to ask about flood risk. What do planning departments get wrong…

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New Commission: An Architectural Jigsaw Puzzle in Belgravia

Our newest commission is an architectural jigsaw puzzle squeezed within a terrace townhouse in Belgravia. Built in the late 1820s, the original plan appears to have been a single room deep at the front, with a long, narrow rear extension on the back. In World War 2, the house was damaged, and the lost original…

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Planning Permission for Contemporary New Home in Chichester Harbour AONB

Dyer Grimes Architecture is delighted to announce that Chichester District Council has granted us planning permission for a full demolition and rebuild near Chichester Harbour. As the site is within the fiercely protected Chichester Harbour Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, we knew we would have to provide high quality CGIs (which we produce in-house) to…

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Awards: Global Business Insight Luxury Interior Design Boutique of the Year

Dyer Grimes Architecture is delighted to announce that we have been awarded “Luxury Interior Design Boutique of the Year 2018” in the Global Business Insight Awards. About the Global Business Insight Awards The 2018 Global Business Insight Awards celebrate business leadership, innovation in Interiors Design across all seven continents of the world.

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