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Verwood Project. Update No.3

Above, are a few photos from the project in Verwood I’ve been blogging about recently.

As you can see, the builders are really making good progress now, the existing roof is coming off, and the extension is pretty well up to first floor height. Exciting stuff, if you like sort of thing. which I do!

You’ll also […]

By |April 3rd, 2014|blog|0 Comments

Work continues in Verwood

Yeah, I need to employ someone to work on my blog titles. I’m really not very good at it!

So, I’ve been to site today, and work seems to be going well. The foundations are in, as is the beam and block ground floor. The bricklayer is making good progress with the walls and the groundworkers […]

By |March 14th, 2014|blog|0 Comments

Work Begins in Verwood……

Work has recently begun on this project in Verwood.

Last year, the clients purchased the three bedroom property with the intention of turning into their dream home, and commissioned Lacey Architectural Services to gain planning permission. Working closely together, we came up with a scheme that seemed to fulfill the brief, but, sadly it was knocked […]

By |March 5th, 2014|blog|0 Comments

Check (a professional) me out!

Lacey Architectural Services is now a member of Check A Professional!

Check us out here

By |February 22nd, 2014|blog|0 Comments

If Carlsberg made blackboards…

This weekend I collected my new blackboard from Jo Plumridge at Fabstract.

As I’m sure you’ll agree, its pretty cool…..

By |August 18th, 2013|blog|0 Comments


Lacey Architectural Services is sponsoring Verwood Family Church in this their inaugaural year in the South West Evangelical Alliance football league. This is a photo of me handing over the kit to captain Stew Plumridge

The team is still looking for players (16+), so if you know anyone who might be interested please contact Andy Pym […]

By |August 7th, 2013|blog|0 Comments

This is gonna upset some people

So the worlds largest offshore wind farm has been given the go ahead, it will be located off Lincolnshire and Norfolk, and there are plans to put an even larger one off the coast of Devon.

I should imagine there will be tears.

In fact I’ve already seen it described as “Environmental vandalism on a mass scale” […]

By |July 18th, 2013|blog|0 Comments

What is Permitted Development

I’m pretty good with the catchy titles huh?

As much as it might grate with us sometimes, it is a good thing that we have a planning system in this country.

Yes I understand the argument that if you own a piece of land then you should be able to do what you want with it, and […]

By |July 17th, 2013|blog|0 Comments


My good friends at Brighspace Architects have launched their new website today. Check it out!

By |July 15th, 2013|blog|0 Comments

The Farrell Review

As you may be aware, The MP Ed Vaizey has called upon Sir Terry Farrell to recommend ways in which the government can promote good design. So in an undertaking imaginatively labelled “The Farrell Review” Sir Terry, ably assisted by a panel of others, will undertake a review of design in this country with the […]

By |July 8th, 2013|blog|0 Comments