Studio Four News

Lifetime Homes in Calmore

Studio Four were appointed as project architects to champion New Forest District Council’s new accommodation flats in Calmore, a two-block development which is to become the flagship of the Council’s assets.  With Brymor Construction Limited as the main contractor,...

Change of Use in Leckford

Planning and Listed Building applications have been submitted to Test Valley Borough Council on behalf of the John Lewis Partnership Leckford Estate for the conversion of The Old Rectory in Leckford from Estate Offices and a staff flat into a single 5-bedroom family...

Wells Lifeboat Station receives Planning Permission

We have recently obtained Planning Permission, on behalf of the RNLI, for a new state-of-the-art lifeboat station at Wells-next-the-Sea, North Norfolk. The building will house the inshore lifeboat and also the new all-weather Shannon-class lifeboat as part of national...

Thruxton Karting Day a winning formula

We hosted our annual fast and furious karting event at the Thruxton circuit in Hampshire on 11th July. On a hot summer’s afternoon over 50 guests and staff enjoyed a Le Mans-style endurance race in 11 teams around the testing “National” outdoor circuit, with...

Penlee Lifeboat Station starts on site

It’s an exciting time for Studio Four and the design team as construction work has just started for the new RNLI Penlee lifeboat station at Newlyn Harbour, near Penzance, Cornwall. Symons Construction (of St Ives) will begin work by diverting a stormwater sewer that...

Planning Permission

Our Romsey office have successfully achieved planning permission for a new 5 bedroom house in Hursley, following a four year battle by the clients to obtain an approval for the site. Studio Four were appointed in February 2018 to provide ideas for a contemporary house...

Work in the South Atlantic

Our Rhiannon North has returned from her first “tour of duty” in the Falklands Islands. Working on secondment to Ramboll, Rhiannon has spent 8 weeks carrying out site inspections on a number of defence and community projects on the islands. The experience has been...

Surgery In for Extension

We have just submitted a Planning application for a major first floor extension at St Paul’s Surgery in the heart of Winchester, a building we designed for the GPs in 2000. The extension proposes 5 new consulting rooms and a sub-waiting area, and will allow the...

Village Infill Success

Planning permission has just been received for our first infill project at the Leckford Estate in the Test Valley, on behalf of the John Lewis Partnership. The proposal is for a new detached dwelling of 217sqm with separate double garage barn, located in the heart of...