Planning permission for new dwelling in Guildford March 5, 2021

Another successful planning approval by Lytle Associate Architects for this substantial 680m2 (7,300 sq ft) single residential dwelling. The planning approval creates a new family home more than twice the size of the original detached dwelling on this site in a sought after and sensitive area of urban Guildford.

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Paul Rawsthorn completes International Professional Practice qualification February 19, 2021

We would like to congratulate Paul Rawsthorn on gaining his International Professional Practice qualification from Portsmouth University. After gaining his architectural masters in South Africa this qualification is recognised by the ARB for RIBA part 3 equivalent registration purposes. Well done Paul!

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Completion of Grade II listed Gastropub in Egham February 17, 2021

Lytle Associates Architects were delighted to provide architectural services to Grosvenor Pubs to transform this Grade 2 listed building in the heart of Egham in to another great British gastropub. Featuring a series of themed interior and exterior spaces that have all been sensitively refurbished to showcase the traditional features of this listed building. In…

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LAA director Sara Waterfield to mentor at World Class Schools Assessment Centre challenge February 11, 2021

LAA director and schools specialist Sara Waterfield is currently acting as a design consultant, mentoring teams of students from World Class Schools as they undertake the design of an outdoor learning space for the World Class Schools Assessment Centre challenge.

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Planning approval for new Sports Hall at Salesian School, Chertsey February 3, 2021

We have just achieved Planning permission for a new sports hall at Salesian School, Chertsey. Situated between the current gym and artificial pitch, the new facility will create a sports hub for the campus and includes a first floor hospitality space with viewing terrace.

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Completion of the second phase of residential development in Epsom, Surrey January 28, 2021

Lytle Associates Architects have recently completed a second phase of new build residential development in Epsom, Surrey adding another 13 apartments for a total of 23 across the site. Located adjacent to a park, it was a priority to create large openings to provide views across the public open space and naturally lit internal spaces.…

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Planning Approval for new build dwelling in green belt of Surrey. January 20, 2021

Lytle Associates Architects have just obtained planning approval for a contemporary new build residential home within the green belt of surrey. The proposals for a new build 4-bedroom property following the demolition of an existing agricultural unit seek to reduce the dwellings perceived bulk from the public realm by introducing terrace landscaping and orientating the…

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Design for the Barn House, Guildford January 13, 2021

Design for a contemporary new build house in the green belt near Guildford. Lytle Associates Architects worked closely with a team of planning consultants and landscape designers to secure planning permission for this exciting 930m2 house. The project formed part of a comprehensive masterplan to enhance and redevelop a farm. The proposed dwelling is designed…

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Outline planning permission achieved in Kenilworth January 6, 2021

We have recently achieved outline planning consent for a new residential development in Kenilworth, Warwickshire consisting of up to 99 new dwellings with a mix of flats, detached, semi-detached and terraced houses. The town of Kenilworth, more commonly known for boasting some of the most magnificent castle ruins of the country, is also considered a…

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Planning achieved for St Catherine’s School December 23, 2020

Planning permission successfully negotiated for a new art and design facilities for St Catherine’s School, Bramley. The scheme includes a sixth form art studio, photography studio, dark room, textiles studio, food technology suite and exhibition space as well as remodelling of the existing building.

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Merry Christmas from Lytle Associates December 21, 2020

Lytle Associates Architects wish you a very Happy Christmas! We will be closed for the Christmas period from lunchtime on Thursday 24 December 2020, reopening on Monday 4 January 2021.

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Completion of construction at Welland House December 2, 2020

Construction has just completed on Welland House based in the heart of Guildford. We worked together with our client, SIGMA Homes, to produce the construction documentation for 14 apartments in a four-storey building, the planning having already been secured. The chosen method of construction was traditional block and beam, with a facing brick and stone…

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Office Christmas Bow December 1, 2020

We may still be working from home, but that hasn’t stopped us from getting into the festive spirit and decorating our building for Christmas!

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Planning approval for redevelopment of South Hatch Stables in Epsom November 20, 2020

Lytle Associates Architects are part of the design team that has recently achieved planning permission for the exciting redevelopment of South Hatch Stables in Epsom! A short distance from the racecourse. The existing yard has been a key part of Epsom’s horseracing industry, seeing over 170 years of continuous horseracing. The scheme will ensure this…

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Planning approval for Arts and Crafts development in Walton on the Hill November 6, 2020

We have recently achieved planning consent for a new residential development in Walton on the Hill consisting of 14 new dwellings consisting of 4 individually designed houses and a large apartment block. The site lies within a residential area of special character. This informed the design. A hierarchy was established with the Mansion Apartment Block…

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COVID 19 – Office Update November 4, 2020

As we head into another lockdown, we will be working from home, whilst still offering the same high level of service as always. We hope everyone stays safe during this time.

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Refurbishment of Grade II listed property in Shere October 30, 2020

Some more shots of our recently completed Grade II listed property in Shere. Sited alongside the River Tillingbourne, the property features a historically significant vault that underwent a full refurbishment programme accompanied with a new single storey lightweight timber frame side extension – built over the fragile Vault. Using modern technologies alongside traditional craftmanship techniques…

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New architects! October 23, 2020

Congratulations to Christian and Ollie for passing their Part 3 course at Kingston University and for becoming fully qualified architects!

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New 6th Form Classroom block for Salesian School October 20, 2020

We were delighted to handover a new classroom block for the sixth form site at Salesian School, Chertsey yesterday. The building provides 6 classrooms – 4 IT suites and a flexible double seminar/study room with an acoustic folding partition. Thank you to all involved. Phase 2 due to start on site very soon!

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Chantry Point October 6, 2020

We have recently handed over this new build for 5 new luxury apartments in Guildford in a traditional style with contemporary elements. Replacing the previous 1970s dwelling, the proposals include a parking undercroft level whilst the sloping site offers views across Guildford and the downs. Flats are currently available for sale.

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Refurbishment of Grade II listed property in Shere September 10, 2020

We have recently completed this Grade II listed property in Shere. Sited alongside the River Tillingbourne, the property features a historically significant vault that underwent a full refurbishment programme accompanied with a new single storey lightweight timber frame side extension – built over the fragile Vault. Using modern technologies alongside traditional craftmanship techniques the team…

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Planning approval for contemporary dwelling in Guildford September 8, 2020

We have recently achieved planning approval for a new two storey contemporary dwelling in Guildford. The proposal will replace the existing 1960s house with a new dwelling to modern living standards, using sustainable and energy efficient materials. The slope of the site results in only the first floor being visible from the street whilst the…

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Completion of new Sports Hall September 3, 2020

We have recently completed a new Sports Hall at Guildford County School. With new changing rooms, a studio, fitness suite and teaching spaces that add valuable sports provision for the school and the local community!

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COVID 19 – Office update September 2, 2020

We are pleased to announce that we are back in the Quarry Street office as of yesterday, after months of remote working!

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Completion of two four bedroom homes in Sussex August 4, 2020

We have recently completed two new luxury 4 bedroom homes in Sussex replacing a previously dilapidated barn. Both identical dwellings use large openings and roof lights to introduce natural light into the interior spaces. Traditional materials are utilised to be sympathetic to their countryside setting.

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