Practice News 2017

05/12/2017

5th December 2017 – Planning Submitted for 90,000 sq ft Old Street Project

Our project to re-imagine a historic quarter of Shoreditch creating a new public space, 2 large commercial buildings and creating a small landmark building have been submitted for Planning following extensive design development within a Planning Performance Agreement with Hackney Council.

19th November 2017 – Construction of 3 New High-end Penthouses in Highgate Begins

Our plans to modify an existing mixed-use building and to add 3 new penthouse apartments has started on site along Archway Road. Planning was granted in January 2017 following successful negotiations with the local authority.

17th November 2017 – Camden Conservation Area Retrofit and Extension, Planning Submitted

Douglas and King have been developing designs for this sensitive site for a number of years. Planning has been submitted following extensive negotiations and reviews with the local Conservation Area Advisory Committee (CAAC).

31st October 2017 – Seven Sisters Road Mixed Use Awarded Planning

Islington Council has given the green light for our mixed-use development of apartments and workspaces.

5th October 2017 – North London House Submitted for Planning

One of several purpose-built private houses for individual clients currently in planning or under construction. Barnet 11 has been submitted for planning using the Council’s fast track planning process.

(20th December 2017 Update – Approved Subject to S106)

6th October 2017 – Planning for a New House in Wandsworth

This project creates a new dwelling on a narrow infill site in Wandsworth. Following negotiations planning has been submitted for this contemporary family home with a tiny footprint.

15th September 2017

Yet another excellent DAK member passes the Part 3 post, well done Mr Christopher Perry RIBA. As one of our favourite clients would say ‘let loose the dogs of war’ (From Julias Cesear)

1st September 2017 – Mid Century Building in Barnet to be Converted into a 21st Century School

Douglas and King are delighted to have been appointed as Architects to extend and covert a former synagogue into a primary school for the local Jewish Community.

14th September 2017 – Shoreditch Projects Widely Published

12th August 2017 – Designs Revealed for Greenwich Mixed Use Retro-Fit

The practice is working to secure planning permission that upgrades and extends a large listed building in the heart of Greenwich.

22nd July 2017 – Planning Approved for Croyden Apartments

Planning has been granted by Croydon Council to significantly refit and extend an existing apartment building. Construction is expected to commence on the 9 unit scheme in January 2018.

12th April 2017 – Finchley Road Apartment Building Starts on Site

The piling and groundworks for our £3.5m apartment development on Finchley Road in London is underway. The project is led by Douglas and King Architects as designers and Contract Administrators.

15th March 2017 – House in an Urban Woodland Starts on Site

One of several new-build family homes we are designing on London backland sites to reflect the need for these sites to be re-appraised as suitable for small dwellings. Occupancy should take place in early 2018. Click here for the design story.

10th February 2017 – Crossrail Apartments in West London

The practice are working on multiple residential developments along the route of the new Crossrail, Elizabeth Line. This particular project is for a private landowner who wished to develop three separate units of apartments in Hillingdon. Construction is expected to start in early 2018.

1st February 2017 – Contemporary Working Community created in Historic Hackney Warehouse

Our project to create 14,000 sq ft of mixed use commercial space in Hackney Wick has been completed and the project is now fully occupied. More Details on this highly efficient commercial building can be found by Clicking Here.