Our ethos is founded on strong principles, not only to produce desirable living and work spaces, but to deliver these spaces on budget and on time.
As Architects we are passionate about architectural design and have the experience and knowledge to create inspirational architecture to its fullest extent within the detailed brief as established by the client.
To get the project underway we will organise an initial meeting, this can be at any time or place to suit the clients busy schedule, we fully appreciate that clients have daily work/family commitments. Depending on the complexity, this meeting would establish the project brief, budget and time for completing the works.
Once the project scope has been defined we will undertake a site survey (if required) and produce drawings showing existing site/house conditions. From these drawings we would produce a sketch scheme for client approval; there may be several options dependant on cost and time. This scheme would be approved by the client before proceeding with planning and building regulation approval as required.
Upon the approval of all planning and building regulation requirements detailed construction drawings can be produced. Attention to detail cannot be emphasized enough; it is what separates a set of “design drawings” from a well-executed and thought through design process. From this detailed set of drawings and specification the contractor has been given every opportunity to complete the project as intended.
We work on a number of architectural projects for residential and commercial projects, working on Conversions, Renovations, Restorations, loft extensions and new build luxury homes.
As part of either a partial or full service we can offer tendering and contract administration (project management) services once the design and detailed drawings are complete.Find out more about Contract Administration
A list of resources that we believe would be useful to anyone thinking about undertaking a construction project.Find out more about Resources
Most new buildings or major alterations / extensions to existing buildings require planning permission and therefore a planning application will need to be made to your local planning authority.Find out more about Planning Permission
CDM Co-Ordination services are offered both in house and externally to our clients. A client is someone who is having construction or building work carried out, unless they are a domestic client.Find out more about CDM Co-ordination
Overview & Fees
JAR Architecture is founded on strong principles, not only to produce desirable living and work spaces, but to deliver these spaces on budget and on time.Find out more about Overview & Fees
Full Architectural Services
JAR Architecture offers a full range of architectural services from inception of a project through to completion of the building works.Find out more about Full Architectural Services