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11 Oct

NORFOLK OAK FRAMED BARN NEARING COMPLETION

In Blog,Oak Frame,Oakwrights,Planning by Pete Tonks / October 11, 2011 / 0 Comments

So, here is a barn style house i designed back in 2007/2008 and following a recent site visit by Tim Crump of Oakwrights, we now have some photos and its looking really good....!The project consisted of a replacement dwelling on a really heavily wooded plot so we had to work closely with the tree officers and be respectful of the…

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28 Sep

HOUSE I DESIGNED IN 2008 NOW FEATURED ON OAKWRIGHTS WEBSITE

In Blog,Oak Frame,Oakwrights,Planning,Self Build by Pete Tonks / September 28, 2011 / 0 Comments

Check it out at http://www.oakwrights.co.uk/blog/post/Evening-Sky.aspxMore pics will follow soonPJT

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27 Sep

SUSSEX DESIGN FEATURED ON OAKWRIGHTS WEBSITE

In Blog,Design,Oak Frame,Oakwrights,Planning,Timber Frame by Pete Tonks / September 27, 2011 / 0 Comments

This is a really nice design i did for clients in East Sussex.http://www.oakwrights.co.uk/case-studies/planning-consent-stories/2011-09-village-setting-east-sussex.aspxCheck out the link for full design story and also frame and build shots.Congratulations Martin and Patti... looks like you did it!PJT

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23 Aug

2 HOUSE PROJECT IN SUFFOLK DUE TO GO TO PLANNING

In Blog,Design,Oak Frame,Oakwrights,Planning,Self Build by Pete Tonks / August 23, 2011 / 0 Comments

This is the job i am currently working on for a site of 2 new oak frame houses in conjunction with the Oakwrights team. We are planning on submitting the formal application by the end of August so i will keep you updated with any news. Just been working up the site plan today and all looking good. PJT

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23 Aug

ESSEX CONTEMPORARY BARN UPDATE

In Blog,Design,Oak Frame,Oakwrights,Planning,Self Build by Pete Tonks / August 23, 2011 / 0 Comments

Here are some further advanced images from the barn i was designing last week for clients in Essex who want a contemporary barn. Looks absolutely fantastic in my opinion..... (I am allowed to say that aren't I?) External finishes on this design are going to be large slate or granite tiles on the ground floor, vertical cedar boarding above and…

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23 Aug

LINCOLNSHIRE BUILD NEARING COMPLETION

This is a house i designed and got planning for during 2009/2010. Its another project with T J Crump Oakwrights and although on the outside we had to keep things fairly simple and of the local brick/tile vernacular, it still works really well as an oak frame home. Still a little bit to do until its fully finished and landscaped…

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18 Aug

CONTEMPORARY ESSEX BARN STYLE IN DESIGN

In Blog,Oak Frame,Oakwrights,Planning,Self Build,Timber Frame by Pete Tonks / August 18, 2011 / 0 Comments

Have been working on this one for most of this week.... funky contemporary barn for some Essex clients.... These are quick shots straight off the drawing board so fairly sketchy quality but looking really good... should be finished up in the next day or two so will post up finals as soon as they are done. It is another replacement…

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03 Aug

SPLIT LEVELS DESIGNS…

In Blog,Design,Oak Frame,Oakwrights,Planning,Self Build by Pete Tonks / August 3, 2011 / 0 Comments

Seem to be working on loads of sloping site and split level designs at the moment.....!These involve a bit more "head-scratching" than normal but ultimately end up resulting in some exciting designs and spaces.....Here is a typical section through a split level design....and this is the resulting external elevation....This is for a site down near Farnham, Surrey.... once we have…

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03 Aug

SITE FOR 2 HOUSES IN SUFFOLK IN DESIGN

In Blog,Design,Oak Frame,Oakwrights,Planning by Pete Tonks / August 3, 2011 / 0 Comments

This is an absolutely amazing site I have been asked to design in SuffolkIt's for 2 dwellings in what is open countryside basically and is bordered by a large lake and also a dense woodland of oak trees, so pretty special really.I am currently working through to pre-application stage with the clients who are now happy in principle with the…

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02 Aug

KENT OAK FRAME HOUSE NEARING COMPLETION

In Blog,Design,Oak Frame,Oakwrights,Planning by Pete Tonks / August 2, 2011 / 0 Comments

This is a really cool house i designed back in 2008/2009 and the clients have emailed me today with some photos of the nearly finished project.... looks absolutely spot on in my opinion.It was a tough planning scenario whereby i gained planning permission for the demolition of the current dwelling and replacement thereof with a full oak frame build in…

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