Business Description

@rchitects Scotland Ltd is a multi-award winning Chartered Architects practice with a commitment to sustainability and design excellence. We offer clients a full range of architectural services, from feasibility studies, planning applications, building warrants, construction and interior design. Meaning you can relax in the knowledge that we’ll take care of everything.

Working throughout Scotland, the practice delivers a diverse range of projects including:

  • Domestic Projects
  • Commercial Projects
  • Community Projects
  • Rural and Urban Design, both contemporary and traditional.
  • Sustainable Architecture & Low Energy Design
  • Conservation of Historic Buildings, Listed Buildings, Structures and Landscapes
15 West High Street

Angus council
Scotland
DD8 1BE
United Kingdom
3No Town Houses, Balfour Place, St, Andrews, Fife

Scope: To provide a suitable solution for a small vacant area of difficult brownfield land within the conservation area of St. Andrews.

Services:  Architectural Design, Planning & Building Standards, Contract Administration etc.

Aims:  The aim of the project was to provide a suitable dommestic development solution for the  site. This involved the reinstatement of the previously collapsed stone harbour wall forming a boundary to the site. The incorporation of a suitable solution for the issues relating to ground contamination and the sub surface remains of the old town gas installation. Resulting in the design and construction of 3No attractive, high quality 3 storey very Low Energy Town Houses.

Measures incorporated: Highly insulated, breathable envelope using predominantly natural sustainable materials. High level of attention to airtightness detailing. Whole house ventilation and heat recovery systems. Nordan Ntec Passiv Windows.


Glens House

New House Angus Glens.

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Glens House 2

New House Angus Glens.

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Paul Fretwell
Managing Director
paul@rchitects.org.uk
Graham Mitchell
Associate
graham@rchitects.org.uk