RESTORATION + REDEVELOPMENT @ AYNHOE PARK
RESTORATION + REDEVELOPMENT @ AYNHOE PARK
Client: Aynhoe Park
Location: Aynho

RESTORATION + REDEVELOPMENT @ AYNHOE PARK

DHA Architects have undertaken several projects at Aynhoe Park over a period of several years all as part of a wider scheme to restore the original house and parklands and create a financially viable site which provides a heritage and ...

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NEW BUILD + REFURBISHMENT @ PITMASTON
NEW BUILD + REFURBISHMENT @ PITMASTON
Client: Kingerlee Homes
Location: Birmingham

NEW BUILD + REFURBISHMENT @ PITMASTON

This project initially involved the production of a masterplan for the development of The Grade II Listed Ideal Benefit Society's headquarters in the Moseley district of Birmingham.

The proposals which were brought forward by the practice included the conversion of ...

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NEW BUILD @ LONDON ROAD
NEW BUILD @ LONDON ROAD
Client: County to County Property Group
Location: Cheltenham

NEW BUILD @ LONDON ROAD

DHA Architects have transformed this awkward corner plot and created 2 luxury 5 bedroom detached dwellings in the place of one dilapidated 1970's house.

The project required a careful engineering solution to ensure the adjacent highway at higher level received ...

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CONSERVATION @ THE ROUND TOWER
CONSERVATION @ THE ROUND TOWER
Client: GL50 Properties Ltd
Location: Siddington

CONSERVATION @ THE ROUND TOWER

DHA Architects were commissioned to assist with completing the detailed design of this unusual conversion and extension to a Grade II listed Victorian folly in the Cotswolds.

The project comprised the change of use of the existing building and the ...

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CONVERSION @ NORTON BARNS
CONVERSION @ NORTON BARNS
Client: Central and County
Location: Norton, Gloucestershire

CONVERSION @ NORTON BARNS

DHA Architects converted the existing wareshouses on this challenging reclamation yard site into 9 new family houses, set around a shared courtyard with the construction of 4 additional semi-detached cottages to Code for Sustainable Homes Level 3.

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CHANGE OF USE @ GREAT CORNBOW
CHANGE OF USE @ GREAT CORNBOW
Client: Ruskin Properties
Location: Halesowen

CHANGE OF USE @ GREAT CORNBOW

DHA Architects were appointed to obtain planning and listed building consent to create 14 self-contained apartments and ground floor retain space within this row of early 20th Century buildings, one of which being the former council house.

The proposal also ...

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NEW BUILD APARTMENTS @ CLEVEDON
NEW BUILD APARTMENTS @ CLEVEDON
Client: Hawkfield Homes
Location: Clevedon

NEW BUILD APARTMENTS @ CLEVEDON

DHA Architects were commissioned to obtain planning approval and assist with the construction of a new-build block of 9 apartments on the site of a former police station.

The design follows the Victorian and Edwardian townhouse architecture of the immediate ...

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SENSITIVE ADDITION @ AMPNEY CRUCIS
SENSITIVE ADDITION @ AMPNEY CRUCIS
Client: Private
Location: Ampney Crucis

SENSITIVE ADDITION @ AMPNEY CRUCIS

DHA Architects obtained planning and building regulations consent for a private client to extend and alter to the existing house within the Cotswolds Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Assistance with tendering and construction was also provided with the works involving ...

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NEW BUILD @ QUEDGELEY
NEW BUILD @ QUEDGELEY
Client: County to County Property Group
Location: Quedgeley, Gloucester

NEW BUILD @ QUEDGELEY

DHA Architects obtained planning approval for the construction of 10 family houses within a new cul-de-sac development off one of the main routes into Gloucester.

The houses were constructed using a timber frame with masonry outer walls, combining the benefits ...

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URBAN COTTAGES @ STATON STREET
URBAN COTTAGES @ STATON STREET
Client: County to County Property Group
Location: Cheltenham

URBAN COTTAGES @ STATON STREET

DHA Architects have successfully created 2 detached houses on a narrow strip of land in Cheltenham's Central Conservation Area.

A traditional one and a half storey architectural form and material palette was used for the main house, articulated with traditional ...

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EXTENDING EXISTING EXPERTISE @ FOOTHERLEY HALL
EXTENDING EXISTING EXPERTISE @ FOOTHERLEY HALL
Client: The Sisters Hospitaller of the Sacred Heart of Jesus
Location: Shenstone

EXTENDING EXISTING EXPERTISE @ FOOTHERLEY HALL

DHA Architects worked closely with The Sisters to develop a proposal for a new-build assisted living apartment block on this green belt land to complement the existing care provision on site.

The practice engaged led a large team of consultants ...

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REFURBISHMENT + RE-BUILD @ ST JOSEPH'S HOME
REFURBISHMENT + RE-BUILD @ ST JOSEPH'S HOME
Client: The Little Sisters of The Poor
Location: Manchester

REFURBISHMENT + RE-BUILD @ ST JOSEPH'S HOME

DHA Architects were commissioned in 2015 to undertake a long-term refurbishment programme of this 1980's care home to improve the quality of nursing care provision in line with Care Quality Commission requirements.

Works are ongoing and have so far comprised ...

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DESIGNING WITH MISSION IN MIND @ ST ANNE'S HOME
DESIGNING WITH MISSION IN MIND @ ST ANNE'S HOME
Client: The Little Sisters of The Poor
Location: London

DESIGNING WITH MISSION IN MIND @ ST ANNE'S HOME

Located just a few miles from central London in the Borough of Hackney, this scheme has created a 21st Century convent and nursing and elderly care home to replace an existing Victorian building on a site adjoining the former Abbey ...

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NEW BUILD @ ST AUGUSTINE'S HOME
NEW BUILD @ ST AUGUSTINE'S HOME
Client: The Sisters Hospiteller of the Sacred Heart of Jesus
Location: London

NEW BUILD @ ST AUGUSTINE'S HOME

DHA Architects have obtained planning approval for the redevelopment of this existing care home site to create a new 60 bed care home with associated convent and landscaped gardens alongside a new 50 unit residential scheme.

 

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ADAPTIVITY @ FATHER HUDSON'S CARE
ADAPTIVITY @ FATHER HUDSON'S CARE
Client: Father Hudson's Society
Location: Coleshill

ADAPTIVITY @ FATHER HUDSON'S CARE

DHA Architects were appointed to undertake internal modifications to an existing 1930's detached house to create 3 separate assisted living apartments and on-site care staff facilities.

The practice worked closely with Father Hudson's Care to establish the end user requirements ...

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REFURBISHMENT @ ST MICHAEL'S CHURCH
REFURBISHMENT @ ST MICHAEL'S CHURCH
Client: Archdiocese of Birmingham
Location: Birmingham

REFURBISHMENT @ ST MICHAEL'S CHURCH

St Michael's Church is the centre of the Polish Catholic community in Birmingham. The current building was constructed in a Neoclassical Doric style in 1802, however, refurbishment works in the 1960's had largely covered over the features of interest.

It ...

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REFURB + RE-USE @ TRINITY
REFURB + RE-USE @ TRINITY
Client: Trinity Centre
Location: Birmingham

REFURB + RE-USE @ TRINITY

This project involved obtaining planning consent for the change of use of a former Grade II Listed church in Birmingham city centre.

Alongside this, consent was achieved for an apartment block on adjacent land.

The proposed works included the opening ...

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NEW BUILD @ ST ANNE'S CHAPEL
NEW BUILD @ ST ANNE'S CHAPEL
Client: The Little Sisters of The Poor
Location: London

NEW BUILD @ ST ANNE'S CHAPEL

Constructed as part of the St Anne's Home development, the associated Chapel gives prominence to the Christian mission of The Little Sisters. 

The building is embranced by the sweeping architectural forms of the main care home building to signify ...

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COMMUNITY INTEGRATION @ ST LUKE'S
COMMUNITY INTEGRATION @ ST LUKE'S
Client: St Luke and St Peter's Parish
Location: Portsmouth

COMMUNITY INTEGRATION @ ST LUKE'S

DHA Architects were appointed to carry out a feasibility study to unlock the potential of this Grade II Listed Church. The key aspirations of the project were:

- To create greater visibility of the Church within the wider urban setting

- To ...

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DESIGNING BIG @ THE FORGE
DESIGNING BIG @ THE FORGE
Client: PWM Estates
Location: Kidderminster

DESIGNING BIG @ THE FORGE

DHA Architects were commissioned to convert and extend an existing 11,000sqm vacant industrial shed from its former use as a recycling facility to a die-casting forge for a global engineering company.

The existing building was in poor condition following ...

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NEW BUILD WASTE TRANSFER STATION
NEW BUILD WASTE TRANSFER STATION
Client: Premier Waste
Location: Birmingham

NEW BUILD WASTE TRANSFER STATION

DHA Architects were commissioned to design a new waste transfer station to accommodate state of the art waste sorting equipment for a Birmingham-based waste services company.

The facility provides around 40,000sqft of industrial space.

Planning permission has recently been ...

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CONVERSION @ POWELL STREET STUDIOS
CONVERSION @ POWELL STREET STUDIOS
Client: DHA Architects
Location: Birmingham

CONVERSION @ POWELL STREET STUDIOS

The practice undertook the conversion of this existing industrial unit in order to create purpose-built office and meeting room space for the expanding practice. 

The existing steel portal frame was retained and exposed to express the original construction of ...

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REFURBISHMENT + EXTENSION @ ST CHRISTOPHER'S INN
REFURBISHMENT + EXTENSION @ ST CHRISTOPHER'S INN
Client: Beds and Bars Ltd
Location: London

REFURBISHMENT + EXTENSION @ ST CHRISTOPHER'S INN

DHA Architects have undertaken an extensive refurbishment and extension of this 19th Century building for back-packer hostel and bar operator, Beds and Bars.

The challenging site within a conservation area required a "light touch" approach to create additional hostel accommodation ...

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REFURBISHMENT + EXTENSION @ BELUSHI'S
REFURBISHMENT + EXTENSION @ BELUSHI'S
Client: Beds and Bars Ltd
Location: London

REFURBISHMENT + EXTENSION @ BELUSHI'S

DHA Architects were appointed to carry out 2 elements of work at this landmark Grade II Listed building on Hammsmith Broadway.

Firstly, a complete refurbishment of the ground floor pub was completed, including a new bar and improvements to the ...

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NEW BUILD @ HOMELANDS
NEW BUILD @ HOMELANDS
Client: County to County Property Group
Location: Bishop's Cleeve

NEW BUILD @ HOMELANDS

DHA Architects were appointed to take on an extant planning approval for 3 commercial units as part of a larger residential village extension scheme.

The practice has worked closely with the developer and prospective tenants to amend the approved scheme ...

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NEW BUILD SAINSBURY'S LOCAL
NEW BUILD SAINSBURY'S LOCAL
Client: County to County Property Group
Location: Cheltenham

NEW BUILD SAINSBURY'S LOCAL

Through close collaboration between DHA Architects, the client, end user and local planning authority, this disused petrol station site has been transformed into a striking Sainsbury's Local store.

High quality natural stone and intricate brick detailing coupled with a striking ...

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INDOOR PLAY @ HML
INDOOR PLAY @ HML
Client: ENGIE UK
Location: Holte, Mayfield and Lozells School, Birmingham

INDOOR PLAY @ HML

DHA Architects have so far obtained planning approval and tender prices for 2 projects at this school to increase the provision of indoor activity and soft play spaces.

Due to the location of the two spaces and the impact they ...

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FLOATING CLASSROOM @ BROADWAY ACADEMY
FLOATING CLASSROOM @ BROADWAY ACADEMY
Client: ENGIE UK
Location: Broadway Academy, Birmingham

FLOATING CLASSROOM @ BROADWAY ACADEMY

DHA Architects were commissioned to prepare a feasibility study to explore the potential for inserting a new classroom within the existing school grounds.

The location of the existing building was not ideal and the school felt that their options were ...

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QUICK THINKING @ BRAYS INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL
QUICK THINKING @ BRAYS INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL
Client: ENGIE UK
Location: Brays International School, Birmingham

QUICK THINKING @ BRAYS INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL

With less than 3 weeks to the start of the new school term, DHA Architects were commissioned by our client to help deliver internal changes to a number of classrooms in two separate parts of the school site. These works ...

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NEW BUILD NURSERY @ WOLVERHAMPTON
NEW BUILD NURSERY @ WOLVERHAMPTON
Client: ABC Nursery
Location: Wolverhampton

NEW BUILD NURSERY @ WOLVERHAMPTON

DHA Architects were commissioned to obtain planning approval for a 120-place nursery with associated external spaces on an overgrown site on the edge of a business park in Wolverhampton.

The design provided 8 no. ground floor Ofsted standard childcare rooms ...

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INFILLING @ GLOUCESTER DOCKS
INFILLING @ GLOUCESTER DOCKS
Client: County to County Property Group
Location: Gloucester

INFILLING @ GLOUCESTER DOCKS

DHA Architects were appointed to develop a residential scheme which comprised the change-of-use of 2 existing late 19th Century townhouses alongside a new-build apartment block on a vacant parcel of land within the Conservation Area behind Southgate Street which fronted ...

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REFURBISHMENT + EXTENSION @ ST TERESA'S
REFURBISHMENT + EXTENSION @ ST TERESA'S
Client: Parish of St Teresa of the Child Jesus
Location: Stoke on Trent

REFURBISHMENT + EXTENSION @ ST TERESA'S

This commission required DHA Architects to re-order, refurbish and extend the existing Church to create an atmosphere which was warm, well lit and welcoming to foster a greater sense of the full and active participation of the entire assembly.

The ...

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