Studio Four News

30-32 The Avenue, Southampton – Planning permission received

Planning approval has been granted for a new developed of 10 dwellings on The Avenue, Southampton. The development will result in the creation of two pairs of new semi-detached 4-bed houses fronting the main road, in the style of existing properties in this prominent...

Winton United Reformed Church

Significant refurbishment and internal alterations have been completed at Winton URC. Works included a new lift, improved entrance foyer, new kitchens, café area with spill-out space, new accessible toilet and a large decking area to the side of the church for...

New build on St Deny Road, Southampton nears completion

Construction work commenced this year for a new dwelling on an awkward-shaped vacant urban site, that was the victim of persistent fly-tipping. Despite the size and shape of the plot, the building offers a well-proportioned 3-bedroom dwelling with a private walled...

Riverside site progress

Construction work on a stunning new-build domestic property at Thornton Avenue in Warsash, just outside Southampton, has commenced. The building is currently at first floor level and has another storey to be constructed. The whole property will enjoy fantastic...

updates from site

We were pleased to receive some photos from site of one of our domestic projects near Newbury.   Planning Permission was received in August 2017 for the reconfiguration and extension of an existing bungalow. The proposal reutilises the existing bungalow structure but...

Planning success for office conversion

In partnership with BCM we have obtained planning permission for the conversion of an existing modern agricultural building into an office. The site lies within the South Downs National Park and permission was granted under the Class R permitted development rights...

contemporary private house extension

We have just submitted planning for a large extension to a private house in Winchester. The proposal is to remove the existing large low quality extension and create a new structure that will provide a large kitchen / dining and living space at ground floor, as well...

Planning Permission at Shipton Bellinger

Full Planning permission has now been granted for three new 3-Bed dwellings on Previously Developed Land owned by the Aster Group in the Test Valley. Test Valley Borough Council has approved the new houses on the site of a former garage parking area. This is the...

Ashford Learning Disabilities Residential Unit Planning Approval

Planning Approval has now been granted for a new ten bed medium secure Learning Disabilities Residential Unit for Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust at their Tatchbury Mount Campus in Calmore. The proposed building's form is complex, as it reacts to the brief, the...

Congratulations!!

Congratulations to our Kinga Berkesi on becoming an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists.

Planning Received

After a years efforts to obtain planning permission for a self-contained annexe on the site of an existing house in the South Downs National Park, we have finally secured permission. The proposal converts two existing outbuildings and connects them with a glass link....

Planning Application Submitted

We have recently submitted an application to replace an existing low quality dwelling with a new build traditional house in the South Downs National Park. The design provides the client with a 4 bedroom house and also creates a new private access to form a better...

On Site Developments

Our contemporary house in Winchester is nearing completion on site. The project involved the removal of an existing bungalow and creation of a new build 4 bedroom house. Glazing is positioned to take advantage of views towards St.Catherine's Hill for more information...

Listed Barn Permission

Planning Permission for works to a Grade II listed barn in the South Downs National Park have now been granted. This is our second successful application on the site, after receiving planning permission to convert the existing Cart Shed on the site.

West Country permission

Planning permission has now been granted for a new dwelling on Previously Developed Land owned by the Aster Group in Somerset. Mendip District Council has approved a new 3-Bed two-storey house in the village of Stratton-on-the-Fosse, on the site of a former British...

Clift Surgery alterations nearing completion

Works on site at Clift Surgery in Tadley are virtually complete. Studio Four assisted the GPs in formulating their plans at Concept Stage, which were then included in an overall Planning application for surrounding new Housing, submitted by Persimmon Homes. We then...

Remember, remember….

Studio Four are pleased to be helping the Winchester Round Table run their Bonfire and Fireworks Night again this year. 3 November 2018 will be the 60th anniversary of this long-established event, which is now attended by around 20,000 people every year.  Studio Four...

Stuart Turnbull becomes an Associate Director

We are delighted to announce that as of 1st September, Stuart Turnbull  is now an Associate Director of the practice.  Together with a team of staff, Stuart continues to manage a large portfolio of healthcare projects from our Romsey office, alongside directors...

Kimber Halls is ready for students.

Solent University's Kimber Hall of Residence had its opening ceremony yesterday in the newly refurbished common room, hosted by Brymor Construction Ltd. The whole team celebrated all the hard work achieved over the summer in preparation for the intake of 2018...

Water-front houses.

Work continues on the second of two water-front houses in Netley, Southampton. With large amounts of glazing and balconies at first floor, the houses enjoy fantastic views across Southampton Water

A Grand Day Out

Our annual Staff Fun Day at the Romsey office turned out to be another cracker! It started with a simple task; to get water from the top of a ladder into a bucket, and ended up with the fitness freaks trying to out-paddle each other on Phil’s Evil Kayaking Machine! In...

Farewell Steve Hole

Following recent events, Steve Hole has re-evaluated his work/ life balance and decided it’s time to pass on the frontline baton. From August 2018 he will be leaving Studio Four to redress this imbalance, allowing the next generation of directors and associates to...

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...