December 2014

JuuL House by NKS Architects

This house in Fukuoka, Japan was created for a musician who required a home that could also function as a small music hall. The architect’s response was to design carefully crafted interior spaces featuring convex curved ceilings that diffuse sound. Exposed boardmarked concrete is used for…

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30 Dec 2014 Posted by AFL in Residential Projects no comments

Kensington & Chelsea basement policy update

London boroughs have been revising their basement extension policies with reports being produced last year by Westminster and Kensington & Chelsea. The new Basements Publication Planning Policy at RBKC states that ‘basement development in recent years has been the subject of concern from residents’. The requirement to…

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14 Dec 2014 Posted by AFL in News no comments