Enlarging a modern family home in the city of Aberdeen
2017 - 2018
Private House Extension
Mr & Mrs Vang
Senga Vang, Richard Gibson Architects
“Choosing a Shetland based architect for an Aberdeen extension was a little bit unusual, but we had successfully used this practice before and were keen to use them again. We were extremely pleased that we did as their hands-on approach and eye for detail was excellent. We are very pleased with the service provided and the end product.”/ Mr & Mrs Vang
Our client wished to extend their home to accommodate a growing family, improving how they used their house as a result.
We carried out a small feasibility study to assess options for how best to extend and alter the house. A design solution quickly emerged of which we then obtained Planning and Building Warrant consent, followed by a contractor's tender process.
The final design consisted of three parts:
The main achievements of the design:
A successful tender process with prices close to our predicted budget. Construction proceeded with completion within eight months, and close to budget after variations.
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