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Barnes Basement Approval

January 19, 2017 4:49 pm

Suffolk Road Basement Extension The basement is connected to the existing building by a linear stair flight that aligns with the ground floor side infill which formed another... (more)
St. Dunstans – Basement Development

January 19, 2017 9:05 am

Shape Architecture continues to design Fulham basement projects.  Here in this project in St Dunstans Road in Fulham,  the key feature is the stair linking the Ground floor... (more)
Listed House near Hyde Park

January 18, 2017 3:28 pm

Shape Architecture was selected by a Developer client to work on the contemporary refurbishment and extension of this Grade 02 listed house near Hyde Park. The project follows... (more)
Green Roofs

January 17, 2017 3:39 pm

Shape Architecture continues to design projects of all types and sizes incorporating green roofs and brown roofs.  Through the practice Director Jason Wren we offer twenty years of... (more)
Best of Houzz 2016 – Design

January 9, 2017 4:27 pm

Shape Architecture continues to develop its presence on a variety of Architectural and Interior design Websites including Houzz. We have a great deal of feedback from our Clients... (more)

Country House Energy Upgrade

January 5, 2017 3:17 pm

Shape Architecture was commissioned to undertake the redesign of a Country House near St Albans. The brief was to make it a more energy efficient contemporary building that... (more)

Shape Architecture 2016

December 21, 2016 12:15 pm

This year has been yet another busy one for Shape Architecture across a diverse range of project type and size. We would like to highlight several projects of... (more)

Stevenage Road, Fulham Basement Extension

August 22, 2016 1:29 pm

Following the success of our Fulham basement extensions and particularly those in the ‘alphabet streets’ Shape Architecture was selected by a local developer to undertake a large basement... (more)

Finlay Street, Fulham Basement Extension

August 12, 2016 3:28 pm

In our fifteen Fulham basement extensions portfolio, this basement project is one of the most recent to gain planning permission. Located in the Alphabet streets in Finlay street,... (more)

Finlay Street, Fulham Basement Extension

August 9, 2016 9:46 am

As a continuation of our Fulham basement project, we take a closer look at a successful project nearing completion at Finlay Street in Fulham. Like many projects, the... (more)

St. Dunstans Road, Fulham Basement Extension

August 9, 2016 9:04 am

Visualisation of St. Dunstans, Fulham, London St. Dunstan's Road is one of the fifteen basement extensions in Fulham undertaken by Shape Architecture over the last few years in the... (more)
Ellerby Street, Fulham Basement Extension

August 5, 2016 3:30 pm

Working as architects in Fulham our fourth basement project in a portfolio of fifteen Fulham basements was again in Ellerby street and once more through Client recommendation.  Natural... (more)
Inglethorpe Street, Fulham Basement Extension

August 2, 2016 10:22 am

Amongst our portfolio of fifteen basement extensions in Fulham, this project in Inglethorpe Street is distinct in its design. Its difference lies in the way in which space... (more)

Ellerby Street, Fulham Basement Extension

August 1, 2016 12:56 pm

This basement project in Fulham was the first such project that we undertook in the borough and within our portfolio of fifteen Fulham basement extensions remains an important... (more)

Queensmill Road, Fulham Basement Extension

July 27, 2016 3:36 pm

The most recent completed project within our series of fifteen Fulham basements is Queensmill Road. Set within the ‘Alphabet Streets’ this Fulham basement extension occupies a prominent corner... (more)

Clonmel Road, Fulham Basement Extension

July 19, 2016 9:41 am

Our Fulham basement extension and whole house redevelopment in Clonmel road was for a developer client. As such the planning application had to be submitted quickly, which we... (more)

Ellerby Street, Fulham Basement Extension

July 4, 2016 2:50 pm

As Shape Architecture continues its series of Fifteen Fulham basement projects, we focus on Ellerby Street. Our first basement extension in Fulham was on this street, and we... (more)

Hurlingham Road, Fulham Basement Extension

June 21, 2016 4:05 pm

Our project in Hurlingham Road was one of the first basement extensions in Fulham that Shape Architecture undertook in the borough. We have now completed and obtained planning... (more)

Planning Permissions in Fulham

November 11, 2015 10:51 am

Shape Architecture continues to obtain planning permission for basement projects throughout London.  We have permissions for many new basement extensions in Fulham this year.  Over the next few... (more)

Fulham Basement Extension

February 12, 2015 3:14 pm

Fulham Basement Extension Shape Architecture continues to be granted planning permissions for basement extensions in Fulham.  We have just been granted planning permission for a basement extension in... (more)

Planning Permission for Basement Extension in Barnes

June 26, 2014 3:51 pm

Basement Extension under Garden Shape Architecture has obtained planning permission for a basement extension in Barnes. Located entirely below the rear garden this basement is connected to the... (more)

Windsor Basement Extensions

May 22, 2014 2:27 pm

Windsor Basement Extensions Our basement extension in Windsor is a good example of the ever wider area where London basement extensions are being undertaken. Whilst the majority of... (more)

How to Design a Loft Conversion

May 8, 2014 2:52 pm

How to Design a Loft Conversion A loft conversion, like a pod room, is a relatively simple space that should integrate well with the existing building layout both... (more)

Windsor Basement Extension

May 2, 2014 12:34 pm

Windsor Basement Extension Shape Architecture has just been appointed to design a new basement extension in Windsor. The project is similar to our basement in Barnes in that... (more)

Westminster Refurbishment

April 24, 2014 2:00 pm

Westminster Refurbishment Our refurbishment project at St James Place in Westminster is now nearing completion. This project sees the refurbishment of a large flat overlooking Green Park, to... (more)

London Basement Extensions: Technical Design

April 22, 2014 1:48 pm

London Basement Extensions: Technical Design The technical design of basement extensions is critically important, as is the co-ordination between architect and structural engineer in the preparation of the... (more)
Barnes Basement

April 11, 2014 4:00 pm

Basement Architects Shape Architecture continues to work on a wide range of London basements. We are currently working on a particularly interesting basement extension in Barnes which is... (more)

Loft Conversion and Extension in Wimbledon

February 12, 2014 3:40 pm

Wimbledon Loft Conversion At Shape Architecture we have recently been working on the design for this loft conversion and pod room extension to a semi-detached property in Wimbledon,... (more)

Edgarley Terrace, Fulham

November 12, 2013 3:10 pm

Pod Room in Fulham Shape Architecture has just completed the design of another Pod Room in Fulham. As with previous Pod Rooms the space created provides an additional... (more)

Hereford Square, Kensington, London

November 1, 2013 11:23 am

Architects in Kensington Currently the smallest project in our office, work at Hereford Square in Kensington is progressing well. As architects in Kensington we undertake a wide range... (more)
Basement in Notting Hill

September 26, 2013 10:25 am

Shape Architecture is currently working on a basement extension and ground floor refurbishment to a mews property in Notting Hill, within the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea.... (more)

Community Project, Sevenoaks, Kent

August 14, 2013 9:40 pm

Shape Architecture is currently working on the redevelopment and landscaping of a prominent street corner in Greatness, Sevenoaks, Kent. Working with the Greatness Residents’ Association, we have worked... (more)

Grosvenor Square, Westminster

August 14, 2013 9:36 pm

Shape Architecture is currently working on the complete refurbishment of a large apartment in Grosvenor Square, Westminster. Not having been updated for many decades and including a number... (more)

Montagu Square Refurbishment & Redevelopment, Westminster

August 14, 2013 9:30 pm

Shape Architecture is currently working on the refurbishment and redevelopment of the split-level courtyard of a property on Montagu Square, Westminster. Like many of our contemporary architecture projects... (more)

Basement Conversion, Don’t Move: Dig Down

August 14, 2013 9:23 pm

Shape Architecture is a chartered architectural practice expert in the design and construction of basement extensions, conversions, and excavations. This a wonderful way to add a great deal... (more)
St. Dionis Road, Fulham, London

August 14, 2013 9:18 pm

Shape Architecture has gained planning permission for a side return extension and pod room alongside extensive internal refurbishment for a property in St. Dionis Road in Fulham.  As... (more)

New Early Years Building at Anthony Roper Primary School

August 14, 2013 9:05 pm

This building has now completed its first academic year. Reports from the teachers, parents and children alike, point to a building that ahs been very successful and well... (more)

Community Projects

August 14, 2013 9:01 pm

Shape Architecture has just started a new community building in Bromley at the same time as having finished another in Peacehaven near Brighton. Each building has a similar... (more)