News

Rare double strengthens Base offer

18/2/19
Junior Associate Adam Turnell has become one of only a small number of professionals nationwide to be registered as a chartered landscape architect and a chartered architect.

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Base commissioned on exclusive Glan Conwy development

10/2/19
Exclusive four-home gated development in Glan Conwy takes shape.

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Base makes history with first approval under ‘exceptional and innovative’ planning policy

1/2/19

Base has secured the first ever approval for a new-build grand design home in the Telford & Wrekin borough under a specialist planning policy which mirrors the National Planning Policy Framework's Paragraph 79 (formerly known as Paragraph 55).

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Apartment plan for Llandudno, Conwy, gets the go ahead

11/1/19
Base secures permission for new build apartment scheme in Llandudno, Conwy.

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Homebuilding & Renovating, January 2019

4/1/19
A recent Base project is featured in the current edition of Homebuilding & Renovating magazine.

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New recruits and roles at Base

27/11/18

As Base continues to go from strength to strength, we've undergone a significant restructure to support our long-term strategy for growth.

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Grand Designs, December 2018

14/11/18
Our Director Carl Huntley shares his expert advice on adapting your home for multi generational living in the latest Grand Designs.

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Homebuilding & Renovating December 2018

29/10/18
The Old Shop profiled in 'How to Extend'

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New faces and a Base expansion

16/10/18
New appointments and an expanded Cheshire office will support the increasing demand for our services.

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Grand Designs, November 2018

11/10/18
Base Director Harry Reece has been sharing his expertise in a special Grand Designs supplement that comes with the latest edition of the magazine.

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‘Paragraph 55’ project in Build It magazine

4/9/18

Gaining planning permission to build a new home in the countryside can be a challenge so we're delighted that the story of our client's successful Paragraph 55 project (now known as Paragraph 79) features in the latest edition of Build It magazine.

The six-page feature tells the story of the Jones' journey from planning to completion and useful hints on how to manage your own Paragraph 55 build.

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Fully disabled access homes get the green light

2/8/18

A scheme we have been working on to deliver a number of new homes specifically designed and constructed for disabled people has been given planning consent.


The three two-bed dormer bungalows in Waters Upton near Telford will offer fully disabled access and meet the Government criteria for accessible and adaptable homes. There are only a very small number of these properties in existence in the borough.

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Luxury homes in Curzon Park, Chester, get the go ahead

5/7/18

Base is delighted to have secured planning permission for our client, William Fishwick & Son Ltd, to develop two high-end four bedroom family homes in one of Chester's prime residential areas.


The scheme at Curzon Park will include the demolition of an existing house and the build of a pair of new properties designed to capitalise on the stunning location and its sweeping river views.

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The Base Ball

3/7/18
Help us celebrate our 15th anniversary this September and join us for the Base Ball - an evening of fabulous food, music and entertainment!

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Want to join the award winning Base team?

25/6/18
We're looking for the best and brightest architects to join our teams in Shrewsbury and Chester with immediate effect following sustained and organic growth in new commissions.

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