West London-based Emergent Design Studios has completed this conversion and extension of a Victorian house in Fulham
Named the Lightwell House, the £850,000 extension and conversion has transformed a Victorian Lion House within a long terrace in Fulham.
The building was extended to the side and into a large basement with lightwells added to flood the new spaces with natural light.
The basement space is connected to the rest of the house through lightwells, glass floors and cantilevered staircases.
Lightwell House 1
Lightwell House 2
Lightwell House 3
Lightwell House 4
Type of project house
Architect Emergent Design Studios
Landscape architect Emergent Design Studios
Planning consultant Emergent Design Studios
Structural engineer James Firth
M&E consultant RWP
Lighting consultant Emergent Design Studios
Main contractor M H Costa
Appointment Word of mouth
Tender date February 2015
Start on site April 2015
Completion April 2016
Contract duration 48-weeks
Gross internal floor area 300m2
Form of contract JCT Intermediate Building Contract w/ Contractor’s Design
Total cost £850,000