70-72 BS is an example of how WR-AP are assisting their clients with maximising the value of their property assets. Reinventing a series of under-utilised retail units alongside providing a bespoke home targeted at the first time buyer market, 70-72 BS explores what is possible with spaces that others deem undevelopable.
Designed as an infill dwelling, the residential component of 70-72 BS adheres to all national housing standards whilst also offering an intelligent response to potential over-looking issues.
Responding to the sites natural constraints the new dwelling celebrates courtyard living whilst maximising natural light internally by the careful positioning of window openings. The subtle use of local vernacular materials such as brickwork and exposed concrete allows for the intervention to sit complementary within its surroundings