The demolition of an existing house and garage and the construction of a substantial family home for a private client. The new house is a traditional style double fronted three storey house, designed by Sekon Architects.
Firethorn Close, Swindon
The construction of 24 assisted living homes for Swindon Borough Council.
Phoenix Square, Pewsey
Works comprised the conversion and renovation of the former Phoenix Hotel into 6 flats, and the construction of 13 new houses built in a range of classical architectural styles. All the properties surround and overlook the central green and the retained Yew tree. The houses are constructed using a variety of traditional materials and finishes including Ashlar stone, brick and render for the walls, natural slate and handmade tiles to the roofs and traditional box sash windows and cast iron gutters and down pipes.
This was another project R J Leighfields completed with their long term clients Sovereign Housing Association. Works comprsed of eight flats over three floors. The flats are a mix of 1, 2 and 3 bed apartments.
R J Leighfield acquired the site, previously an orchard and garden to the neighbouring Moonfleet House, with an existing planning permission for 2No 3 bedroom semi detached and 2No 5 bedroom detached homes, all with double garages. Architect Springfield Design Partnership were engaged to develop the existing designs and fulfill the requirements of the local planning authority. By careful use of external materials the courtyard style development has been successfully completed and now blends well with surrounding properties in the attractive village.
The construction of three Lifetime homes for Swindon Borough Council.