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Russell Jones unwraps Victorian house extension

[FIRST LOOK] Russell Jones Architects has completed this extension to a Victorian house in Camden

The £450,000 extension to a semi-detached family home in Camden features contemporary interventions within the historical context.

The 250m2 scheme aimed to create a large family space with a connection to the garden.

Russell Jones said: ‘There is a level of appropriateness in restoring the existing property while celebrating the contemporary addition with minimalist detailing.’

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Project data

Architect Russell Jones Architects
Location Camden, London
Type of project Residential
Project architect Russell Jones
Design team Robbie Hyde, Alex Welsh
Client Mr and Mrs Barry
Funding private
Tender date July 2011
Start on site date Oct 2011
Contract duration 9 months
Gross internal floor area 250m2
Form of contract JCT minor works 2005
Total cost £450,000
Structural engineers Eckersley O’Callaghan
Main contractor Lioneye Properties
Selected subcontractors and suppliers:
Heating and plumbing
Space Heating
Electrical engineer Spectrum
Kitchen Bulthaup
Windows and doors Fineline Aluminium
Timber cladding Vastern Timber
Bathroom fittings Dornbracht UK
Ceramic tiles Mosa
MVHR Vent- Axia
Roofing contractor Bauder
Joinery Lioneye Properties
Lighting Erco
Timber flooring Havwoods
Paint Farrow and Ball

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