Planning granted for Sandymount Project

We’re delighted to receive a clean grant of permission from Dublin City Council for this 2-storey extension to a house in Sandymount, Dublin 4.  Tender preparation underway.  This project is all about connecting to the garden.  We’ll post updates as the project progresses. Save

Blackened Timber House, Co. Meath

It was wonderful visiting this project on site last week.  It’s a blackened timber house in Co. Meath, mid-build.  It involves the transformation and extension of an existing bungalow in the Irish landscape. The brief called for a spacious, light-filled home for a young family, with strong connections to the site.  We use simple vernacular references – 3 long and narrow A-framed volumes, joined delicately with glazed links.  The stepped formation of the volumes creates more intimate external spaces on the large site.  A sheltered entrance space, and a south-west facing courtyard onto which the living spaces open. The site …