RIBA Work Stage 1
The design process begins with a meeting with an architect at your property. During this initial meeting we will help to define your brief and advise on the best way forward for the project.
Brief development, Proposed sketches, ASSESS REQUIRED CONSENT, COST INFORMATION, program draft
RIBA Work Stage 2-3
The design process is a collaborative one, and your architect will discuss each aspect of the proposal in detail with you as the design develops.
We provide drawings, material samples and 3D rendered views that illustrate the qualities of the proposed spaces.
APPOINT CONSULTANTS, OUTLINE DESIGN, cost estimates, PLANNING CONSENT
RIBA Work Stage 4
At this stage we will progress the design from planning drawings to a fully developed proposal, with detailed drawings and schedules describing the works. These form part of a package that will enable prices to be provided for construction.
detailed design, building consent, party wall notices, BUILDING CONTRACT, prepare tender documents, CONTRACT NEGOTIATION
RIBA Work Stage 5-6
During construction works, your architect will visit the site to see that work is proceeding in accordance with the proposed designs, and following completion will make final inspections and advise on any rectification works required.
appoint contractor, issue drawings, contractors queries, certify completed work, time extensions or claims, final account and certificate
INTERIOR DESIGN SERVICES
Having been based in Milan for 2 years, Beatrice moved back the UK to launch the Interior Design Department of Victoria Holland Architecture in the Summer of 2018. Both Beatrice and Victoria value the importance of the Architectural and Interior elements of any project working along side each other and more importantly, in harmony. With a growing demand for 'turn-key' style design packages, the collaboration has been a successful one and will continue as a permanent service at Victoria Holland Architecture.
We are excited to announce that in the Summer of 2019, we look forward to opening an extension of the interior design department in Milan, Italy.With a number of exciting projects involving both the interiors and architectural departments in progress, the first handful will be completed in the Spring. In the meantime, Beatrice continues to document updates on her blog
Full Interior Package
The full interior design package from concept phase to project management, is supported by clear renderings and plans in order to communicate and establish the highest quality designs. The designers extensive research impacts on the selection of materials, finishes and sourced items. This is a completely tailor made and bespoke package.
With an extensive black book of contacts and resources based in cities in Europe and the US, we are able to offer an exclusive sourcing service. Whether it be antique or modern, art and decorative, or just one of those 'hard-to-find' pieces, this service allows our clients access to exciting opportunities to have unusual or unique pieces in their space.
Bespoke design allows our clients to create spaces and pieces unique them and their tastes or requirements. Without being limited to what is currently offered on the general market, bespoke design elevates a space to something completely tailor made and individual.
We work frequently with individuals, developers and estate agents with the staging and dressing of properties and spaces. The process requires an appreciation of marketing and the study of the local area and target market. Whether it be for show homes, independent sales, Airbnb or holidays lettings, it's and exciting market that we are enjoying being a part of.