Ansham has obtained planning permission from Folkestone and Hythe Council for distinctive overhaul and extension of Heatherbank, a detached bungalow situated in a prime position overlooking the English Channel. The scheme features a dramatic overhanging roof sheltering a first floor balcony that affords panoramic views of the sea. The scheme features terrazzo cladding to the […]
Located in the Kent Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and a mile West of the Wye National Natural Reserve, Lavington House was originally built as officers accommodation for management of the nearby Naccolt Brickworks. The project has tested a number of innovations in design, construction and procurement in order to meet the demanding briefs […]
Folkestone & Hythe Council has granted planning for the redevelopment of a generous family dwelling in Sandgate. The consent builds on earlier phases of work carried out under permitted development rights with the new scheme providing a strong architectural narrative for the site which enjoys direct sea views of the English Channel. The practice has […]
Ansham proposes extending a rural hedgerow onto the elevations of a dwelling to improve a critical bird habitat.
As part of a feasibility and ideas exercise, the practice has proposed the extension and diversion of a hedgerow to form the facade of a raised plateau to accommodate migrating birds. The site is located on the fringe of the Oare marshes, home to a range of migrating birds and which rely on the tidal […]
Following Grant of Listed building consent by Canterbury City Council, work has commenced on the repair and refurbishment of the Grade II Listed, Westgate Cottage in the City Centre. The dwelling is located close to the Westgate Towers with many of the original architectural elements thought to be 17th Century dated. The scheme includes the […]
Ansham Associates has obtained planning premised for a mixed use development of seven apartments and commercial ground floor space at the corner of Manor Road and Cheriton Gardens in Folkestone. The scheme follows study of the the arched form in the Folkestone building stock including an iconic viaduct. Also subject of study have been railways […]