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Hyde + Hyde wins planning for re-imagined Welsh farmhouse

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Hyde + Hyde has landed planning permission for this home in the Pembrokeshire National Park based on a traditional Welsh farmhouse.

Lying on the Pembrokeshire hillside, the Castle High 368m² scheme will boast ‘panoramic views of the Atlantic Sea’.

The project will refurbish existing 1800s outbuildings and replace a 1960s house, to create a contemporary building, arranged around a central courtyard.

The house will be constructed from white fair-faced concrete, which the architect claims has been inspired by ‘the enduring nature of a smooth pebble found along the shoreline’.

Project data:

Architects: Hyde + Hyde Architects
Structural Engineers: CD Gray Engineers
Quantity surveyor: Client
Planning Consultant: Asbri Planning
Client: Confidential
Funding: Private
Tender date: December 2012
Start on site date: January 2013
Contract duration: 16 Months
Gross internal floor area: New Home: 368m², pool house 155m², barn, 100m²
Form of contract: JCT MW
Total cost: £2million        


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