Darnet Road Residential Development

Four New Dwellings in Tolsbury, Essex, UK.


A new residential development of four detached, large, three storey properties. 3bd designed and managed the project including securing planning consents, negotiating construction contracts and inspecting during the works. The buildings were specifically designed to take advantage of views over the nearby estuary and provide above average sized accommodation. They are constructed in insulated timber frames that exceed the minimum requirements of building regulations and are part heated by solar water heaters concealed on the roof.

  • Type: Residential
  • Location: Tolsbury, Essex, UK
  • Project Architect: Sam Rabin
  • Client: Coates Developments Ltd
  • Project area: 800sqm
  • Material: Timber, brick, glass, steel
  • Project Period: 2012 - 2015