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A House of Two Halves

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nimtim architects were asked to carry out an appraisal for the conversion of an existing semi-detached property in Brockley into two separate dwellings following a planning approval that included a number of compromises in terms of internal layout.

 

We introduced a new fire strategy that allowed a more open plan arrangement at ground floor maximising the space available.

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Working to a tight budget, we proposed an efficient ‘pod’ in the middle of the space to include the new bathroom and kitchen acting like a piece of furniture and freeing up the rest of the space, making the living accommodation feel more open and generous.

 

The scheme uses a simple palette of materials that vary subtly between each property to give a sense of individuality to both dwellings whilst remaining coherent as a single project.

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