GRADE I LISTED ST LAWRENCE CHURCH

THE CONGREGATION APPROACHED COHANIM ARCHITECTURE TO DESIGN AND BUILD THE FIRST SIGNIFICANT INTERVENTION IN OVER 250 YEARS FOR THIS MAGNIFICENT GRADE 1 LISTED BUILDING. WE WON PLANNING PERMISSION FOR THE SCHEME IN EARLY FEBRUARY 2016 AFTER EXTENSIVE CONSULTATION WITH ENGLISH HERITAGE, THE NATIONAL TRUST, LOCAL GOVERNMENT AND THE DIOCESE OF OXFORD AMONG OTHER PARTIES. THE CHURCH WAS REFERRED TO UPON COMPLETION AS THE "MOST BEAUTIFUL COUNTRY CHURCH IN ENGLAND" IN THE ROYAL MAGAZINE.

EXTENSIVE CONTEMPORARY PROPERTY APPROVED IN BUCKINGHAMSHIRE

Cohanim Architecture have designed and won planning permission for a stunning modern extension to a detached 1920's period property for a private client in Buckinghamshire. We have distilled the Art Deco roots of the original property to allow us to design a contemporary aesthetic whilst retaining the original feel, creating a truly luxurious home. Our intelligent design solutions and market knowledge have allowed us to effectively double the properties current market value.

GRADE II* LISTED ST BOTOLPH CHURCH

THE CONGREGATION APPROACHED US TO DESIGN A SENSITIVE INTERNAL SCHEME WHICH WOULD ADD CONTEMPORARY AMMENITIES TO THIS c.1100 GRADE II* LISTED BUILDING. WE WON PLANNING APPROVAL FROM THE LOCAL AUTHORITIES IN LATE 2016 ON THE FIRST ATTEMPT.

DEFINING PATHS

We design buildings which inspire people. At concept stage and on completion - we create that moment of wonder.

COHANIM ARCHITECTURE

We work with our clients to create inspiring architecture. As a RIBA Chartered Practice, our team is passionate about designing informed and welcoming architecture. We design contemporary solutions, and we also work with historic Grade 1 and 2* listed buildings, in which we possess a 100% track record in achieving planning permission for. Our experience is primarily found in residential projects, ecclesiastical and residential architecture (Grade 1, and 2* listed buildings), and commercial projects.

We offer, as an architecture practice, a committed end-to-end service, starting at the conceptual stage. We help you to define a precise project brief, and ensure the project is completely feasible. We have a fantastic approval rate in planning permission, and we will seamlessly move into building control drawings with your respective local council to ensure you are able to build to the highest standards. We monitor the project on-site ensuring the project is executed to the architectural drawings and the work is efficiently delivered by the contractors.

 

 

NATIONAL REACH

We serve and work in all counties within the South-East of the United Kingdom. This includes London, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire. We have worked in many of the various towns and villages in the provinces, Gerrard’s Cross, Beaconsfield, High Wycombe, Princes Risborough, Bledlow Ridge and Marlow among others. In London, we are very familiar with Mill Hill, East Finchley, Hampstead, Highgate, Hendon, SW1 and Muswell Hill.

However, all of our team are very much used to working both internationally, and across Britain. Our experience spans at least 6 countries.
To discuss your ideas with our team, it is best to phone our office on 0203 6974 197 or email us at [email protected] We can then arrange for a face-to-face meeting to take place.

 

REASSURING EXPERIENCE

Our experience spans some of the most prestigious listed buildings found within the United Kingdom as well as high-end contemporary one-off residential design. We have successfully negotiated with The National Trust, English Heritage, a multitude of local authorities and ecclesiastical groups, in favour of our clients. We actively build and maintain good relationships with these authorities.

ARCHITECTURE

The majority of the office workload is currently spent on around 8 significant projects; residential, religious and masterplanning schemes. The 2acre masterplan and development of Chesham Waterside, a site which spans approximately 2acres and 50 properties. Many homes within the scheme are ‘ultra contemporary’ and will prove benchmarks in modern living for Buckinghamshire. We boast of extensive experience in historical church architecture and are experienced in sensitively adapting these buildings to modern requirements that help the congregations.

Professional Indemnity Insurance (PII)

We carry a professional indemnity insurance policy of over £2,000,000.00.