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Appletree farmhouse won the Hertfordshire Architects Association Awards 2018 for Building Conservation

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Appletree farmhouse has won the Hertfordshire Architects Association Awards 2018 for Building Conservation in the open category. This project comprised the sensitive and meticulous repair of a Grade II listed farmhouse on the edge of Chilterns Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Works included careful repairs to roofs, brickwork and timber frames, and the successful use […]

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Sarah Khan presented CPD on ‘What you need to know about Listed Building Consent’ at RIBA Guerilla Tactics 13-14 Nov

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Sarah Khan presented ‘What you need to know about Listed Building Consent’ on CPD day at ‘Guerrilla Tactics 2018: Expanding Practice: Navigating the Architecture of Planning, Procurement and Property’, which took place at the RIBA on 13–14 November 2018. The talk was aimed at architects new to working with Listed Buildings. The talk began with […]

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Sarah Khan’s article ‘Traditional, low-tech methods can improve comfort in old buildings’ is published in September RIBA Journal

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Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubilee Garden Party at Buckingham Palace. Showing external awnings on windows.

Our Partner Sarah Khan writes in the September RIBA Journal about her research into sustainability. The article focuses on some traditional methods, which can be re-introduced to improve comfort in traditional builidngs in a zero-carbon way. The article can be accessed from the RIBA Journal website. The article is also reproduced below: RIBA Intelligence/ Engery […]

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Walks and talks: Looking for the medieval St Leonard’s

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Archaeological investigations at St Leonards

Our Practice Partner, Sarah Khan is leading a tour of St Leonards, Shoreditch on 5th of October, 2018. This is a free evening of architecture and archaeology talks discussing the unique history of St Leonard’s Shoreditch, from its Norman roots and Shakespearean worshippers to its current Georgian structure, and hopes for the future preservation of […]

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We are hiring: Architect or Architectural technologist

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Union Chapel

Roger Mears Architects are looking for an Architect with job-running experience or an Architectural Technologist, with an interest in conservation and an eye for detail to work on a range of projects. Required Skills & Experience for Architect Part II/III qualified Minimum of 2 years working in a professional practice, ideally in the UK Vectorworks […]

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Highfield Park Trust Visitor’s centre opens its doors Sunday 22nd July

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New Visitor Centre | Highfield Park Trust This new building creates a flexible environment, ideally positioned to welcome an ever increasing number of visitors and provides a base from which they can then explore the many diverse and interesting features that Highfield Park has to offer. It has been built on the old storage compound […]

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St Leonard Shoreditch shortlisted for the SPAB John Betjeman Award 2018

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The stabilisation and repair to the portico stonework at St Leonard, Shoreditch, has been shortlisted for the SPAB John Betjeman Award 2018. Winners are to be announced at a later date. The award is given for repairs to a specific element of a building, rather than for a general programme of works. The award is always made […]

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