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…

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…

14 Dec 2014 Posted by AFL in News no comments