Daly Martin Williams Architects

Site progress at Stourvale Road

Finally some blue sky at our site visit to Stourvale Road in Southbourne this morning! The build is taking shape, with the timber frame now erected. The construction has been constrained by the boundary’s proximity to a railway embankment, overhand brick laying has been necessary to construct the rear wall where access has been restricted. Despite this, progress is racing along with completion set for spring. In design terms, the two dwellings have been neatly fitted into a formerly redundant wedge of land. The efficient plans make provision for 2-3 bedrooms and open plan living spaces a
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Xmas Site Progress

Our project for 2 new dwellings overlooking heathland in Wimborne is progressing well, despite the weather! The lightweight timber first floor level has been constructed over the cantilevered steel frame and will be roofed in before Christmas. At ground floor, the internal spaces are beginning to come together. Fair face masonry walls reflecting the low winter sun pick out the subtle colour hues and texture of the handmade brickwork. A large aperture over the stairwell allows a play of light against the internal spine wall and leads you into the main living space, framing the countryside views
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East Street Party a great success

The team at DMWA braved the cold conditions on Small Business Saturday to participate in the East Street Party. The street was closed to traffic and visitors were treated to a selection of stalls and events hosted by East Street businesses. The day was a big success and our ‘Decorating Christmas Characters’ stall was well received by all, young and old, raising some money for the LEAF charity in the process. As an extra surprise, DMWA Director Ryan Martin also won the ‘Cloisters Tea Cake Challenge’. Ryan successfully consumed more tea cakes than his competitors in a 5 m
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Launch of DMWA project at Keyneston Mill

We were delighted to attend Saturday’s launch of  ‘The Scented Botanist’, a new cafe at Keyneston Mill, Tarrant Keyneston. Alongside the cafe, our clients were also launching Parterre Fragrances and Keyneston Mill Botanic Gardens. The cafe sits within the grounds of the Botanic Gardens and offers visitors an opportunity to see the workings of the distillery and engage with the processes involved in creating the fragrances.  A full menu will offer quality lunch and dinner, prepared by Head Chef Danny Durose. DMWA have been involved in this exciting and special project for the
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Planning consent for 2 new dwellings in Poole

We are pleased to announce that our planning application for 2 new dwellings in Lilliput Poole has been approved under delegated powers by Poole Borough Council. The two detached 3 storey 2000 ft2 modern houses are to replace an existing two storey dwelling at this sought after location near Sandbanks in Poole. See more projects here.  
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