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29 Jun

CAMBRIDGESHIRE HOUSE NEARLY FINISHED

In Blog,Design,Oak Frame,Oakwrights,Planning,Timber Frame by Pete Tonks / June 29, 2011 / 0 Comments

Another one of my Cambridgeshire projects now nearly finished..... this was a full oak frame from the Oakwrights teamReally nice house this.... and really nice clients which always helps.There is also a barn to be constructed on the same site so will update you when i have more news...PJT

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29 Jun

NORTHAMPTONSHIRE OAK FRAMED HOUSE NOW NEARLY FINISHED

In Blog,Design,Planning,Timber Frame by Pete Tonks / June 29, 2011 / 0 Comments

This is a nice house i designed in Northamptonshire in local stone and brick. This project incorporated a full oak structural frame from Oakwrights

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29 Jun

CAMBRIDGESHIRE HOUSES ON THE RIVER PASSED!

In Blog,Design,Planning by Pete Tonks / June 29, 2011 / 0 Comments

Well, this was a job and half!These clients have been trying to get planning on their land for the last 10 years and it just never happened. I got involved around 18 months ago and am pleased to report that we received full planning approval today which is a right result!The land is part of an old farmyard and sits…

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16 Jun

FULL BUILD AND PROJECT MANAGEMENT

In Blog,Design,Oak Frame,Oakwrights,Planning by Pete Tonks / June 16, 2011 / 0 Comments

Just confirmed!..... really exciting news is that we will be offering full build and project management services by the end of 2011..This is a really exciting evolvement of the business and increases our service portfolio to offer a complete package from concept, feasibility and planning stage and through building regulations and ultimately in assisting our clients in the construction of…

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08 Jun

BEDFORDSHIRE BARN NOW ON SITE

In Blog,Design,Oak Frame,Oakwrights,Planning,Timber Frame by Pete Tonks / June 8, 2011 / 0 Comments

This was a cool little barn i designed for a site near Biggleswade, BedfordshireThe site sits within the grounds of a Grade II listed house and in open countryside so was not without its difficulties. However, close pre-application work with Central Bedfordshire Council paid off and we got the planning approval first time roundThis is another quality frame from the…

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22 May

BEDFORDSHIRE BARN PASSED!

In Blog,Design,Planning,Timber Frame by Pete Tonks / May 22, 2011 / 0 Comments

As recently blogged, we were hoping to get this cool little barn passed through planning and at last, we did on Wednesday last week. This one has been a tough one as the plot sits within the rear garden of a Grade II listed house and adjacent to a Grade I Listed 15th century church so you can well imagine.We…

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16 May

CAMBRIDGESHIRE BARN

In Blog,Design,Oak Frame,Oakwrights,Planning by Pete Tonks / May 16, 2011 / 0 Comments

One of my recent Cambridgeshire projects is featured in the Oakwrights Architectural Design Section of their wesbite www.oakwrights.co.ukCheersPJT

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06 May

HERTFORDSHIRE BARN ON INFILL PLOT

In Blog,Design,Planning by Pete Tonks / May 6, 2011 / 0 Comments

Currently in pre-application concept phase with this project for a young couple in a really nice Hertfordshire village.... planning application likely to be submitted this month so will keep you updated with progress.PJT

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06 May

BEDFORDSHIRE BARN DUE PLANNING SHORTLY

In Blog,Design,Planning by Pete Tonks / May 6, 2011 / 0 Comments

This design is hopefully only a few days away from getting planning approval..I will update again soonPJT

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06 May

CAMBRIDGE BARN DESIGN NOW HAS PLANNING

In Blog,Design,Oak Frame,Oakwrights,Planning by Pete Tonks / May 6, 2011 / 0 Comments

I have been working with these clients for 3 years now on what has been a difficult planning process but we have at last got it.The house is going to be constructed with an oak frame from Oakwrights and will be fully clad in soft silver toned oak weatherboarding.Really pleased with this one as they are great clientsPJT

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