house construction

PROJECT DESCRIPTION

16 TOWN HOUSES ( FOUR BLOCKS OF FOUR):

following restrictions will apply:

  • Each unit to be maximum 90m² gross internal floor area (excluding external walls)
  • Maximum height from adjacent ground level – 6m
  • Each unit must be capable of accommodating minimum 4 adults or 2 adults and 2 teenage children for the required period in comfort
  • Proposals must adopt a sound environmental approach, be sympathetic to and not have any adverse impact on their surroundings. (to satisfy local planning policy statement 7 and design policy.
  • Specific consideration should be given to locally sourced sustainable construction methods
  • The overall scheme must be within profitable financial limits appropriate to the scale of the development.
  • you may make the following assumptions:
  • For the purposes of part r (access for disabled) of northern ireland’s building regulations, units will be defined as dwellings

 

  • Site conditions:

Normal bearing ground will permit the use of conventional strip foundations.

Other forms of substructure will be acceptable with a justifiable

Environmental argument:

No abnormal ground contamination with the exception of radon affected areas

PROJECT DETAIL

  • SERVICES:Mains electricity and water are availableNo mains gas is available

    Oil storage is not permitted

    No mains drainage available