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February, 2023

How We Work

It isĀ essential that our designs and their costings are always bespoke to our client’s project and we understand the importance of a collaborative approach from the very first introduction. Understanding our client’s budgets and presenting the best design to achieve […]

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January, 2023

What does a typical day look like in the Ashleigh Clarke studio?

In short, it’s busy! But it’s also exciting and hugely varied. From liaising with clients, making site visits, managing projects and workflow, dealing with the planning process and working on designs it’s easy to see why the studio is a […]

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January, 2023

BLOG || Architectural Trends for 2023

2023 has arrived and what better way to start the new year than by taking a look at residential architecture trends for the year ahead. In recent years, creating beautiful living spaces which are flooded with natural light has been […]

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December, 2022

BLOG || Ashleigh Clarke 2022 – A Year in Review

With 2022 drawing to a close the time seemed apt to take a look back at our achievements over the past year. We took some time to interview Ashleigh Clarke, our Founder, and Lead Architect and asked him about some […]

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November, 2022

What happens after planning permission has been granted?

What happens after planning permission has been granted? This stage is a vital part of the architectural process. Once we have received planning permission, we can then proceed to the full technical design and ensure that it meets all building […]

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November, 2022

BLOG || How to Maximise Light In Your Home

Increasing the flow of natural light into your home is always a priority with our clients and as architects, we know how to make use of a combination of clever architecture and interior design elements to maximise light. Extensive glazing […]

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October, 2022

BLOG || What are concept designs?

There is no standard response to an architectural project, so we ensure that each of our designs is bespoke and tailored to your brief. However, it is essential that ALL RIBA architects follow a clearly defined process. Stage 0-2 of […]

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October, 2022

BLOG || How architecture can benefit mental health

Mental health is an increasingly important topic. From anxiety to depression, the majority of people will experience some form of mental health problems during their lifetime. We are increasingly looking for ways to switch off from technology and create more […]

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September, 2022

BLOG || Challenges in Rural Architecture

We love being based in the beautiful Cotswolds but there are challenges we face as architects in a rural setting. Listed buildings, conservation areas and the AONB all mean that additional permissions need to be obtained.  With both conservation areas […]

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September, 2022

BLOG || Architectural Trends for Autumn

Autumn has arrived and it’s time to get cosy, take long walks in the beautiful Cotswold countryside and of course the odd outing to our favourite local pubs! It’s also a time when our clients, invariably turn their attention to the colder […]

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