Location:Maple Hill, Newells Lane, Maplehurst, West SussexRH13 6LN.

Description:Barn conversion to form a two bedroom dwelling in rural Sussex.

Client:Private client.

Approximate Cost:Confidential.

A contemporary 2 bedroom hay barn conversion located to the South of Horsham in rural West Sussex.  Landivar Architect were approach to design and construct the conversion to a dilapidated barn on land adjoining an existing residence.  The schedule of works involved major internal and structural alterations to facilitate the conversion of a rural utility structure into a modern home. Sustainability and flexibility of the internal spaces were key design drivers for our clients.

To maintain the rural reference the palette of material deliberately simple with black stained external boards, zinc roof, underfloor heated concrete floors and birch ply reveals and interior detailing.