We have a client who owns a large detached Yorkshire (UK) stone property circa 4000 Sq foot sitting in a large plot with plentiful parking and a large garden to the rear. The property is to be occupied by a family consisting of 2 adults and 3 children under 5 years of age. The vendors would like to create something special in fitting with their dream home and thus are looking for a creative architect / designer who has experience of UK Stone build properties/legislation so as to create 3D cad designs of potential remodelling of the exterior of the house maintaining the bulk of its structure and character. The vendor is also looking for an interior remodel which is in fitting with the exterior providing a contemporary, spacious, airy feel making use of the space effectively.
· To remodel the exterior of the house to give the house more kerb appeal, a wow factor and grand entrance. The remodel is to look at the entire house – front, sides, rear.
· The land/gardens to be landscaped so as to complement the exterior and size of the property. Ideally low maintenance and taking into account the vendor has 3 under 5 year old children just now. The vendor would like differing themes encapsulated within this space and creative ideas so as to take into account children spaces, entertainment, low maintenance and weather in the UK.
· To maintain the original features and character of the house. Potentially add velux windows or dormers bringing about more space however in line with the setting / structure of the house.
· To remodel the internal so as to create a grand hall entrance and more airy, light, softer appeal. Perhaps to realign the stairs/staircase with a drop down chandelier above. The vendor would like to ideally maintain the current kitchen units/worktops however would be willing to adapt if necessary. The property consists of 2 ensuites and family bathroom and the vendor is looking at ideas of making better use of the space.
**The winning contractor MUST have certified or direct proven experience working on UK Stone build properties including specific UK legislation knowledge.**
The winning contractor *MUST* be able to speak English and personally communicate with the client on a regular basis (e.g. 2 Skype meetings a week).
Further details will be provided (such as pictures, measurements) once the job starts.
What to do to apply for this job:
-Quick overview of why you are suitable for this job
-Provide examples/portfolio of actual work *you* have completed (work from agency team members will not be accepted), Similar quality or industry work is preferred.
-Availability to commence and expected time scale to finish the full job
Thanks and good luck!