Archive for April 2019

Planning Permission for 7300sqft New Family Home in St. Albans

Dyer Grimes Architecture are delighted to announce that we have received planning permission from St. Albans City & District Council to demolish an existing property and replace it with a new Georgian-style mansion. The neo-Georgian aesthetic is appropriate for its neighbourhood in St. Albans, which is characterised by large, detached family homes. A symmetrical, evenly…

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John’s Advice: What is Planning Permission and Why is it Needed?

In the end, planning permission is no more than a couple of sheets of A4 paper. On those pages are the council’s written approval for works to be carried out on the given site, in accordance with the submitted drawings, within three years. So much depends upon those little pieces of paper. Finally receiving them…

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