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Sarah Khan talks to Primary School children about Tudor Architecture

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Passing our passion for Architecture to the New Generation! Our Practice Partner Sarah Khan had a visit to Springfield Primary School to talk to year 4 students about how to recognise Tudor architecture and the different materials used at that time. She had a lovely time explaining Tudor Features to the children, with the help […]

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Sarah Khan gave her talk ‘Thermal Comfort and Joy: Energy Efficiency Lessons from Historic Interiors’ to the BIID on 23rd of May

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‘Thermal Comfort and Joy: Energy Efficiency Lessons from Historic Interiors’ Sarah Khan gave a talk at the BIID event on Historic Textiles on 23rd of May at the The Art Workers Guild in Bloomsbury, London. The evening featured two lectures, one by the textile expert John Miners, followed by Sarah’s talk. Sarah’s talk introduced historic […]

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Hampstead Cottage is finalist for the ASBP awards 2019

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Rescue and sustainable upgrading of a Grade II listed Cottage, London, is finalist for the ASBP Awards 2019 The ASBP awards recognise construction projects which exemplify excellence in sustainability through their products, design and delivery. The finalists can be viewed on their website here. This project is the conservation of a fine grade II listed […]

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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 talks to RIBA about how to write a successful Heritage Statement

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The Heritage Statement is a standard requirement of planning applications involving heritage assets. Sarah Khan talks to RIBA about some key issues to consider when writing a Heritage stement for a succesful Listed Building Consent Application. The article can be read on RIBA’s website, it is also reproduced below. How to write a successful Heritage […]

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Appletree farmhouse Highly Commended at Hertfordshire Building Futures Awards 2018

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Appletree farmhouse has been Highly Commended at the Hertfordshire Building Futures Awards in the Retrofit for the Future category. The awards ceremony took place at Knebworth house on the evening of 4th October 2018. Judge’s comments: ‘A masterclass in striking an appropriate balance between preserving the historic aspects of a building, whilst creating a modern […]

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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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