Lakeland Farmhouse Shortlisted

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Our Lakeland Farmhouse scheme has been shortlisted for the LABC awards recognising both the quality of the scheme and the constructive partnerships between the Design Team, Contractor and Building Control to deliver an exceptional building.  

Leeds Services Gets Unanimous Approval

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Reserved Matters approval has been received for Leeds Skelton Lake Services following unanimous approval from Leeds City Council members at the Plans Panel meeting on 29th March 2018. The Plans Panel praised the scheme for its design progression from the outline proposals and its continuity of the original design concept with key building elements; such… Read more »

A519 achieves Cyber Essentials Plus Certification

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  At Architecture 519 we take security seriously, and following a successful cyber security surveillance visit we have now received our 2018 Cyber Essentials Plus certification. This reinforces our ongoing security strategy whereby all staff are security cleared and committed to information security, whether it be relating to the design of high security facilities or… Read more »

Listed Georgian and Victorian Private house remodel completes

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  Architecture519 were approached by a private residential client to extend and rationalise the internal space within their Grade II listed Farm house in East Keswick. The project albeit small scale works was of interest as the existing farmhouse was built originally in the Georgian ear, and then extended in the Victorian era, therein lay… Read more »

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 »