Daly Martin Williams Architects

Model Village

Whilst we regularly use 3d computer software to visualise and represent our work, we still believe that you can’t improve on a physical model to describe a design. We have recently commissioned this model for a mixed use masterplan that we have been working on. The 900 x 900mm cork and wood model will be displayed as part of a public consultation, and describes our proposal at 1 to 1000 scale within the wider context of the village in which it is to be located. A massive thank you to Matt at www.3d-create.co.uk for his excellent work.  
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Progress at Withingham Road

Our project at Withingham Road in Branksome Park is now nearing completion on site. The proposal involved a significant internal and external remodelling of the existing chalet style house and replacement increased rear extension. Much of the existing ground floor construction has been retained, with new external walls built up from the former eaves level to achieve an increased first floor layout. To the rear, we have introduced a single storey extension, with a floor level set 900mm above the ground floor, to respond to the topography of the site which slopes upwards. The resulting internal
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DMWA sponsor Dorset Schoolgirl, Lily Tribe, on her charity trip to Borneo.

DMWA Sponsor Wimborne Pupil

DMW Architects were delighted to sponsor Dorset school girl, Lily Tribe, on her recent charity trip to Borneo. Lily, a pupil at QE in Wimborne, spent time decorating a kindergarten in Gana, working on a deforestation project and clearing rubbish from a local island. Well done Lily on all your efforts!
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A week of planning approvals for DMWA

We are delighted to have obtained planning approval for 3 of our new build projects in the past week. Panorama Road Planning Consent has been granted by Poole Borough Council for this new dwelling set within a challenging but highly desirable site on Panorama Road, Poole. Constrained on all fronts by flood zones, tree preservation orders and a need to minimise overlooking, our design for a new 4,200 sq ft dwelling has been carved out of a process of rigorous site analysis and planning negotiation. The result is a unique but rational modern house which exploits its setting within this stunning
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Concept sketch and construction view

Conservation Project in Wimborne

Last week we made a site visit to one of our local conservation projects under construction in Colehill, Wimborne. The scheme is making good progress with the thatch due to be installed this week. We have worked collaboratively to establish grounds to rebuild, and extend this cottage, working closely with the conservation officer at East Dorset District Council and the National Trust.  
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