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ACME\'s revised Northgate plans. The proposed department store. The design of which is inspired by the various Tudor reliefs typically found throughout Chester [August 2015].

ACME reworks £300m central Chester plans

28-Aug-2015 | By

ACME is set to revise its Northgate masterplan in Chester city centre to include a new four star hotel

Rest and Be Thankful visitor centre - proposed - August 2015 by KennedyTwaddle

Plans revealed for Scottish mountain pass visitor centre Video

27-Aug-2015 | By Michaila Hancock

Scotland and London-based practice KennedyTwaddle has revealed plans to create a visitor attraction overlooking the old Military Road at the Rest and Be Thankful

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Studio Spicer completes £675k Stratford villas

27-Aug-2015 | By

Studio Spicer has completed this pair of ‘strikingly bold and contemporary’ homes in Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire

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Grimshaw completes £180m energy-from-waste facility Video

25-Aug-2015 | By

Grimshaw Architects has completed this £180 million power plant in Great Blakenham, Suffolk

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Myerscough builds pop-up viewing platform on Swedish bridge

25-Aug-2015 | By

Morag Myerscough and Luke Morgan have released these pictures of a colourful, temporary installation on Stockholm’s Norrbro Bridge

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Phelan Architects completes £10m York Racecourse revamp

24-Aug-2015 | By

Hackney-based Phelan Architects has completed this £10million redevelopment of York Racecourse

Stitch\'s proposed Marlowe Road Estate scheme in E17 - submitted July 2015 [model]

Stitch submits plans for Walthamstow estate overhaul

24-Aug-2015 | By

The competition-winning scheme by Stitch to redevelop the Marlowe Road Estate, in Walthamstow, east London has been submitted for planning

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Owen Pritchard on FAT's House for Essex

21-Aug-2015 | By Owen Pritchard

Owen Pritchard takes a look around FAT’s final project - an ‘ultimate decorated shed’

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Owen Hatherley on FAT's House for Essex

21-Aug-2015 | By Owen Hatherley

The small structure almost collapses under the weight of FAT, Grayson Perry and Alain de Botton’s ideas, says Owen Hatherley

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Views on FAT's House for Essex

21-Aug-2015

Grayson Perry, engineer Jane Wernick, neighbour Kate Kincaid, Living Architecture’s Mark Robinson and architect Charles Holland give their views on the House for Essex

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The architecture of death

21-Aug-2015 | By FAT

Always big Loosians, FAT, now dead itself, explores the idea that it is in only in death that architecture truly finds itself

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Delvendahl Martin converts Oxford semi into single house

20-Aug-2015 | By

Delvendahl Martin Architects has recently completed this conversion of two semi-detached houses into a single family home

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Duggan Morris wins approval for another PegasusLife retirement scheme

20-Aug-2015 | By

Duggan Morris Architects has won the go-ahead for another major scheme backed by elderly housing provider PegasusLife - this time in north London

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Ian Hazard completes £27k extension

14-Aug-2015 | By

Ian Hazard has completed a 50m² extension to a listed cottage in Whitby, North Yorkshire

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Giles Pike completes £130,000 Putney extension

11-Aug-2015 | By

Battersea-based Giles Pike Architects has completed this rear extension to a house in Putney

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Bureau de Change completes 'folded' North London house extension

10-Aug-2015 | By

Bureau de Change has completed this extension to a terraced home in Crouch End, North London

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Chipperfield completes pair of Italian holiday homes

10-Aug-2015 | By

David Chipperfield Architects has completed a pair of villas on the shore of Lake Garda in Italy

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Planning victory for AAVA in Bromley

7-Aug-2015 | By

AAVA has won planning permission for this four home, £2.4million scheme in Bromley, south London

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Split House by Alma-nac

7-Aug-2015 | By Owen Pritchard

Owen Pritchard looks at an up-and-coming practice whose first new-build project, a through-life house in East Sussex, combines elegance with confidence

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Are our homes making people sick?

7-Aug-2015 | By Cartwright Pickard Architects and MEARU

New research by Cartwright Pickard Architects and the Mackintosh Environmental Architecture Research Unit suggests improved energy efficiency in our homes may be having unintended consequences for occupants’ health 

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Vaulted House by vPPR Architects

6-Aug-2015 | By

vPPR has once again proved it can handle a difficult infill site with this light-filled home, says Laura Mark

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Patel Taylor's Battersea housing goes in for planning

6-Aug-2015 | By Jim Dunton

An affordable-housing development designed by Patel Taylor as part of the Battersea Power Station regeneration project has been submitted for planning

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Wombats by Andrew Mulroy Architects

6-Aug-2015 | By

A £9million new youth hostel in east London has refurbished two very different buildings to create a modern place for travellers to meet and sleep, says Will Hurst

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Mae wins planning for assisted living scheme

5-Aug-2015 | By Tim Clark

Mae Architects has won planning for a new baby boomer retirement home opposite Channel 4’s HQ on Horseferry Road in Victoria, Westminster

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De Rosee Sa wins planning for Hammersmith pavilion

31-Jul-2015 | By Tim Clark

De Rosee Sa Architects has won planning for a new community pavilion at Brook Green in Hammersmith

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Ben Adams wins go-ahead for ‘micro garden city’

31-Jul-2015 | By

Ben Adams Architects has won planning for a 34-home scheme in Paddington, London

David Chipperfield Architects\' proposed house for artist Tracey Emin

Conservationists object to Chipperfield's plans for Emin

30-Jul-2015 | By Colin Marrs

An East End conservation group says a proposal by artist Tracey Emin to demolish a locally listed building in Spitalfields would cause ‘substantial harm’ to the conservation area in which it sits.

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Bartlett students create King’s Cross urban garden

30-Jul-2015 | By

Students from the Bartlett School of Architecture have created a new urban garden in the centre of Argent’s King’s Cross redevelopment in London

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Sheppard Robson reveals new Birmingham office for Interserve

29-Jul-2015 | By

Sheppard Robson has unveiled designs for a new 12,000m2 office building for construction firm Interserve

Reinhold Messner’s 6th and last MMM-Museum designed by Zaha Hadid Architects

Zaha Hadid's mountain-top museum opens

27-Jul-2015 | By

A new museum designed by Zaha Hadid for famous mountaineer Reinhold Messner has opened on the top of the Kronplatz peak, in the South Tyrol, Italy

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Owen Pritchard on FAT's House for Essex

21-Aug-2015 | By Owen Pritchard

Owen Pritchard takes a look around FAT’s final project - an ‘ultimate decorated shed’

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Owen Hatherley on FAT's House for Essex

21-Aug-2015 | By Owen Hatherley

The small structure almost collapses under the weight of FAT, Grayson Perry and Alain de Botton’s ideas, says Owen Hatherley

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Views on FAT's House for Essex

21-Aug-2015

Grayson Perry, engineer Jane Wernick, neighbour Kate Kincaid, Living Architecture’s Mark Robinson and architect Charles Holland give their views on the House for Essex

The Pyramids

The architecture of death

21-Aug-2015 | By FAT

Always big Loosians, FAT, now dead itself, explores the idea that it is in only in death that architecture truly finds itself

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Split House by Alma-nac

7-Aug-2015 | By Owen Pritchard

Owen Pritchard looks at an up-and-coming practice whose first new-build project, a through-life house in East Sussex, combines elegance with confidence

Cartwright Pickard sick homes

Are our homes making people sick?

7-Aug-2015 | By Cartwright Pickard Architects and MEARU

New research by Cartwright Pickard Architects and the Mackintosh Environmental Architecture Research Unit suggests improved energy efficiency in our homes may be having unintended consequences for occupants’ health 

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Vaulted House by vPPR Architects

6-Aug-2015 | By

vPPR has once again proved it can handle a difficult infill site with this light-filled home, says Laura Mark

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Wombats by Andrew Mulroy Architects

6-Aug-2015 | By

A £9million new youth hostel in east London has refurbished two very different buildings to create a modern place for travellers to meet and sleep, says Will Hurst

Hult International Business School by Sergison Bates

Hult International Business School by Sergison Bates Architects

18-Jul-2015 | By Owen Pritchard

Owen Pritchard discovers a hardworking building that has been transformed with a keen eye for detail

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Rainham: a co-ordinated transformation

17-Jul-2015 | By Ellis Woodman

A series of interventions in the town of Rainham – often quite modest in scale – have had a profound cumulative effect, writes Ellis Woodman

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Rainham projects: Wildspace by Alison Brooks Architects

17-Jul-2015

Alison Brooks Architects designed the Wildspace Warehouse to be seen from the passing Eurostar trains and from aeroplanes above

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Rainham projects: The Royals Youth Centre by Civic Architects

17-Jul-2015

Civic Architects has recently completed the refurbishment and extension of the Royals Youth Centre, a 20-year-old building providing facilities for a diverse range of local groups

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Rainham projects: Shop Fronts by Pie Architecture / Designed By Good People

17-Jul-2015

Designed by Good People was commissioned to deliver shop front improvements for Cold Blooded reptile centre, The Phoenix pub, Kings Kebabs, Guys & Dolls hair and a mural

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Rainham projects: Rainham Station/Viking Way Passage by What If Projects

17-Jul-2015

Rainham Station forecourt has received a facelift and, since January, has provided a welcoming space for train passengers, which strengthens links to the village and the rich landscapes of Rainham Marshes and Thames Chase

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Rainham projects: Rainham Hall by Studio Weave

17-Jul-2015

The National Trust has owned Rainham Hall, an 18th-century merchant’s house, since the 1940s. But later this year it will open to the public for the first time

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Mae wins planning for assisted living scheme

5-Aug-2015 | By Tim Clark

Mae Architects has won planning for a new baby boomer retirement home opposite Channel 4’s HQ on Horseferry Road in Victoria, Westminster