New house in Kings Heath

Our client is a young adult who was involved in a road traffic accident in 2005 and was living at Birmingham Children’s hospital from 2005 until 2010. More recently the family have been living in a small cramped adapted rental property and our client required two full time carers twenty …

House extension

If ever there was a challenge this was one of our top three. We had to rip the back off an existing house in Portsmouth and extend it and remodel the split level garden whilst the family still lived through the construction process. The brief was to provide a new …

Sensory Room

Perched high on an outcrop of rock and access only up a track in Wirksworth, Derbyshire, this project was again up there in terms of top three challenges. Our client was a young woman with CP living at home with her parents and she needed her own space in the …

Accessible House

Presented with a bungalow on a large plot, the plan was to knock this down and provide an accessible home that was future proofed for a young boy with CP and his family. We designed the house to be a beautiful, functional machine in which to live, consisting of a …

Barn Conversion

The family bought a lovely barn conversion which consisted of a fabulous main house in Wisbech, Cambridgeshire with the benefit of an attached annex. The plan was to completely strip out the annex to provide an accessible wing for their daughter who has CP with the potential for carer’s in …

Scope

We have worked closely with SCOPE on four projects to provide complex remodelling of houses in which up to five young people with varied disabilities can live with a balance of independence and specialist on-site care. The residents have tailor-made bedrooms and en-suites, and share living and kitchen facilities.

Barn Conversion

This was a lovely barn conversion in Cropwell Butler, Nottinghamshire with big rooms, but it wasn’t right for a young girl with CP and her family. Maintaining a private family life with outsiders coming into the home can be difficult, and so facilities for waking and sleeping carers were created. …