Our client purchased a beautiful Grade 2 listed cottage in the Surrey Hills. The original cottage is small, but the site also benefited from a Grade 2 listed barn. James Wells Architects was commissioned to design a link to connect the two listed buildings. Concept design was agreed with the client and listed building consent Read More >
Planning and Listed Building Consent has been granted for remodelling to a cottage located in the South Downs National Park James and his team have worked closely with Haig Dalton of chilcroft.co.uk to undertake a careful historical appraisal of a Grade II Listed Cottage in a conservation area in the heart of the South Downs National Read More >
Planning Approval Granted for extension to Listed Manor House, West Sussex Planning Approval has been granted to replace a 1990s extension with a new two storey extension housing Kitchen, Snug and Bedroom suite above. The scheme for this project adopts a sympathetic design to the Grade 2 Listed 14th Century host building which has a Read More >
Planning permission has been granted for replacing the existing rear garden extension and garage with a new single storey extension in Barnham. The scheme also incorporates a more workable side extension utilising the existing curtilage more effectively. The purpose of this project is to provide accessible living, bedroom and bathroom space for the applicant’s daughter Read More >
Planning approval has been granted for the restoration of an important piece of 1930s architectural history in the South Downs National Park Located in one of the most desirable down land villages in the SDNP this Grade II listed cottage dates back to the 1700s. Previously the village post office, the property was bought in Read More >
Planning approval has been granted for four homes near Chichester The Coach House at Norton Priory, Church Norton has recently been given planning approval to be converted into four homes. Norton Priory Norton Priory is a charming Grade II Listed building dating from the 16th Century with ecclesiastical origins. Over time the original building has Read More >
For two new build family homes in Ardingly, West Sussex Planning permission has been granted for two new build houses on a green field site in College Road, Ardingly. The site is an ‘edge of settlement’ location with the High Weald Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. James Wells has been commissioned by Drake Developments, a Read More >
Planning Permission granted for an office refurbishment in the heart of Chichester Our sister practice James Wells Commercial has recently achieved planning permission for a major office refurbishment to Sussex House in Crane Street, Chichester. Sussex House is a three storey concrete framed building which was built in the 1960s. It is a mixed use Read More >
JWA is a dedicated team of architects working with James Wells. Based in West Sussex we design for new build homes, extensions, barn conversions and orchestrate plans for historically important listed buildings to work in the 21st Century. Our sister practice James Wells Commercial handles design for commercial projects including hotels, bars, restaurants and offices.
We handle projects with a construction value of £400K upwards.