Magazine Feature

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Comments made by Syte Director Oliver Barsoum about adding value to your home featured in the April edition magazine Living etc.

Development of brownfield site in London

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We are currently working on a design for a pair of courtyard houses on a tight brownfield site in London. The houses are arranged around a series of external courtyards and terraces that are contained within the building envelope. These are conceived as outdoor rooms, with a strong spatial connection to the interior, introducing natural… Read more »

Canal Terrace

Posted by & filed under Architecture, Conservation, London, Urban.

Syte Architects have been working with the Queen’s Park Ward in the City of Westminster on an urban rejuvenation scheme that intends to instigate a positive transformation of the Harrow Road – particularly the section between Ladbroke Grove and Maida Hill Market, for the Queen’s Park Community Council (QCPP).    

Kingswood Avenue: Construction Update 1

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Major restructuring works have commenced at 31 Kingswood Avenue. New perimeter concrete walls have been constructed along the site boundaries. These will be the other edges of the new large space. The demolition of the existing brick walls of the original house has to be carried out gradually, by placing steel props to support the… Read more »

Greville Road Studio: Construction Update 1

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The internal refurbishment of listed Artist Studio in St. John’s Wood is under way and the construction of the mezzanine level has moved forwards well. The mezzanine will provide an extended studio and storage space for the artist and features glass floors along the perimeter allowing light down to the space below.    

Garden Studio

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Syte Architects have achieved planning approval for a studio within a garden site in a Conservation Area in South London. Stye Architects have recently completed a rear extension for the same client at the same property. The design of the studio will compliment the existing rear extension, sitting opposite it and creating a connection between the end of… Read more »

Woodfield Avenue: Construction Update 1

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Construction is under way with our Syte’s new build housing development in the London Borough of Lambeth. Following the completion of the ground floor slab, the neighbours retaining wall was replaced and work begins assembling the envelope using an insulated concrete formwork system. The house is situated on a plot of land owned by the neighbouring property that… Read more »