Hare Lane

Frost Architects, Surrey, 2016

 

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Refurbishment of existing early 20th Century outbuilding

This project includes the conversion of an existing outbuilding within the grounds of an Arts and Crafts house into a study.

The outbuilding had sufficient height into the apex of the roof to investigate the possibility of including a small mezzanine. The mezzanine sits above a shower room and boot room behind the study.

Given the small footprint of the building and the brief to design a bespoke piece of joinery, the oak desk and shelving incorporates a staircase giving access to above.

Large folding sliding doors provide light and access to the landscaped patio area. A glazed link connects the converted study to the main house. This together with a rear extension with rooflights and more folding sliding doors ensures all areas are light and airy with exceptional visual links to the beautiful garden.

Data

  • Begun: Dec 2015
  • Completed: Jun 2016
  • Floor area: 32m2
  • Sector: House
  • Total cost: £55,000
  • Funding: Private
  • Tender date: Mar 2015
  • Procurement: Direct Appointment
  • Address: 123 Hare Lane, Claygate, Surrey, KT10 0RA, United Kingdom

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