Daly Martin Williams Architects

Planning consent in Ashley Cross

DMW Architects are pleased to announce that our 9 unit residential and commercial development at Parr Street in Ashley Cross,Poole has this week gained Planning Consent and Listed Building Consent from the Borough of Poole. The site is home to a Grade II Listed former School, which is to be given a new lease of life as a commercial entity. The other associated former school buildings (formerly the music venue ‘Mr Kyps’) are to be carefully restored and converted into 5 residential units, bringing the buildings back to their original splendour. The development also includes two new
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Wicket Cottage complete

  It was great to visit our replacement dwelling project in Cole Hill, Wimborne today. The project is now complete and our clients are enjoying their new home. We look forward to sharing some more pictures of the house in full in the near future. See here for more details about this project.  
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House on Stilts, Poole

DMW Architects were pleased to visit their nearly completed perched house overlooking Poole Harbour this week. On a very challenging steeply-sloping site, we were able to design a lightweight steel frame building to exploit levels and the wonderful Southerly views. The building peaks over the surrounding vegetation with a perimeter balcony elevated within the tree canopy. It is accessed via a suspended walkway through a stand of mature trees. Upon entering you are met with a panoramic vista of the harbour and Purbeck hills beyond. An external staircase leads you out into the surrounding woodla
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Progress snaps at Wicket Cottage

DMW Architects were approached in 2016 to design this replacement family home for a private client in Wimborne. The house makes provision for 4 double bedrooms, integral double garage and open plan kitchen/dining space to the rear. Working closely with our clients, we developed a simple but timeless palette of materials and details to create a building that will stand the test of time. We look forward to sharing images of the complete project soon. Interior design by Binne Design Client here for more DMW Architects projects.    
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Planning approval for new dwelling within New Forest National Park

We are delighted to have this morning received unanimous approval at committee from New Forest National Park Authority for a replacement family dwelling in North Gorley. The design for ‘Oaklands’ has been an evolving process, with continued reference to the New Forest Design Guide and working closely with Chapman Lily Planning to create a contemporary yet sensitive proposal, compliant with the planning policies of the New Forest Park Authority. The design of the proposed dwelling borrows from the local vernacular with the intention for the materials to naturally weather and patinate over time;
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Beautiful lunch at Keyneston Mill

It was a pleasure to visit the stunning landscape setting of our project in Tarrant Keyneston. Tucked away on the edge of the River Stour in Tarrant Keyneston, our clients David and Julia have been busily transforming this former redundant farm site into a vibrant and unique enterprise. Combining a new botanical distillery and laboratory, café gallery and visitor centre, public gardens, organic botanic nursery. DMW Architects have been involved in this exciting and special project for the past couple of years, and look forward to working with David and Julia again on the next phase of works. P
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