newhaven project

3 residential units on brownfield plot - Newhaven 

Brief: Demolition and change of use on a challenging coastal infill site with raised levels and impressive views of Newhaven Harbour.

The resulting two-storey contemporary development delivered:

  • 3 no. 2 bedroom terraced houses 

Design approach and material palette:

  • Upside down living space

  • Open plan living space on first floor 

  • Zinc angled bays to maximise sea view 

  • Frameless glass balconies

  • Grey brick

  • Vertical slate cladding

  • Anthracite grey fenestration and rainwater goods

  • Stepped facade to add shadow interest

  • Retaining walls

  • Off road parking

  • Soft and hard landscaping