Architectural Details

Getting the architectural details right is critical to ensuring new developments are appropriate to the setting and context. The Essex Design Guide includes a series of key principles which should be applied any new development. Noise, daylight, rear privacy and garden size are all important elements in designing appropriate developments which address key habitual needs. While elevation design, materials and fenestration design all seek ensure that building designs is based on.


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