Rodley Village Day Nursery – Planning Approval

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  Due to the expansion of their local Nursery offer our existing client appointed us for a Change of use planning application of former restaurant on a prominent site in west Leeds to create a 65 place day nursery. The existing building currently occupied as a restaurant required internal reconfiguration and rationalisation to facilitate the… Read more »

Skelton Lake Services

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Architecture 519 presented the design of a unique motorway service area for Leeds Skelton Lake Services to Leeds City Council in Summer 2016. The strong concept involved a series of undulating living roof ribbons rising from the land, to integrate the building with the surrounding landscape and included a glazed central atrium and viewing area… Read more »

A519 Success in International Design Competition

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Competition Success! Before Christmas, Architecture519 took part in an international design competition – Redevel(o)p. The brief was working alongside Dichterbij Velp,  a Dutch healthcare organisation that provides care for patients with complex care needs, to create an innovative concept to improve the lives of the residents and their networks. After much deliberation and work a… Read more »

MIPIM 2018

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Architecture 519 will be attending MIPIM 2018 This year will be the 9th year of attendance at the international property event. Nick Baker and Lee Holmes will be in Cannes from 12-16th March and we look forward to catching up with contacts old and new. Do drop us a line to arrange a meeting or… Read more »

2018 Resolution

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Now that 2018 is in full swing we have made a resolution to take some time to share interesting and inspirational things our team have discovered. They are shared regularly in the studio and it seems a shame to keep them to ourselves! Not restricted to Architecture our discoveries cover everything from interesting people, inspirational… Read more »

Rural Home Extension Gets Approval

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Planning permission has been granted by Leeds City Council for a two-storey extension to a stone-built property in Alwoodley, Leeds. The existing house forms part of a courtyard of stone and slate former farm buildings that sit within the green belt. It also benefits from a large rear garden with views across the countryside beyond…. Read more »

Augmented Reality

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Architecture 519 continue to develop how we present our designs, in order to engage the client throughout the design process, allowing them better understand the complexities of a design. This has been prevalent in our successful incorporation of Virtual Reality (VR) within the design process. We have recently been having fun experimenting with Augmented Reality… Read more »

Hovingham Primary School Completes

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Working with Interserve Construction Ltd, Integra Buildings, and Portakabin for LCC a phased construction programme which stated out from a draft feasibility study in mid 2016 lead to a year long project to deliver a KS2 facility, an Early Years Village [EYV], and internal remodelling and refurbishment works to take the existing school capacity to over… Read more »

More Schemes Submitted For Planning

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Architecture 519 continues to be busy designing a variety of schemes which have been submitted for planning within the last few weeks. These include a large scale sub-urban, landscape led masterplan in the Midlands; a number of contemporary, small scale infill developments on challenging sites in the south-west; a one-off redevelopment of a former farmstead… Read more »

Architecture519 Workshop at Garforth Academy

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Architects from Architecture 519 involved in the Skelton Lake Motorway services project, Leeds attended a design Workshop with 6th Form pupils at Garforth Academy. The event organised by Denis Enuson of Extra Motorway Services. 50 students from Year 12 from Garforth Academy took part in a virtual in-school launch from Extra Motorway Services, asking them to… Read more »