Meadowcroft in Hampshire

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Meadowcroft in Hampshire

Residential Development in South Wast England, UK – design by OB Architecture

page updated 27 Dec 2016 with new photos ; 25 Sep 2015

Meadowcroft House in Hampshire

Design: OB Architecture

Meadowcroft in Hampshire

Meadowcroft in Hampshire

The brief required a large contemporary family house that would take advantage of the lovely views over the fields and the Solent beyond.

Meadowcroft in Hampshire

Meadowcroft in Hampshire

The site lies within an Area of Special Character that is made up of predominantly traditional pitched roof houses, so the design of the new house had to mediate between the clients’ desire for a contemporary house and the planners’ requirements for a pitched roof form.

Meadowcroft in Hampshire

Meadowcroft in Hampshire

The house design also had to appear modest from the front to respect the 2-storey properties either side.

Meadowcroft in Hampshire

Meadowcroft in Hampshire

The resultant form is a house that appears as 2 storeys from the front, but whose roof rises up to 3 storeys at the rear to give expansive open views across the fields.

Meadowcroft in Hampshire

Meadowcroft in Hampshire

The pitched roof and large chimney to the side echo the character of the other buildings along the road, but is given a contemporary feel with the use of timber, render, a metal roof and large glazed openings.

Meadowcroft in Hampshire

Meadowcroft in Hampshire

Meadowcroft in Hampshire – Building Information

Practice: OB Architecture
Project Architect: James Chapman
Start on Site Date: July 2013
Completion: January 2015
Gross Internal Floor Area: 400sqm

Credits
Structural Engineer: McCarey Simmonds
Main Contractor: Self Build

Suppliers
Glazing: Internorm
Roof: Corus Colourcoat Urban
Rendered Walls: Weber
Cedar Cladding: Silva Timber
Lighting: Joe Burke Lighting Design

Meadowcroft in Hampshire

Meadowcroft in Hampshire

Photography: Martin Gardner, martingardner.com

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