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Our Services

Ruth Brennan Architecture can carry out a service tailored to suit each client – either a full architectural service from inception to completion including project management, or a small part to cover a specific requirement. We also provide a range of specialist services and work with other professionals to provide a full, co-ordinated service with a single personal contact.

We can provide the following services:

Surveys and Feasibility

  • Site appraisal, preparing a brief and identifying solutions
  • Initial consultations to statutory bodies
  • Measured drawings of site and buildings
  • Sketch design to detailed design
  • Approximate cost estimates
  • Liaison with other consultants and integration of their designs and advice
  • Conditions surveys of existing buildings

Consents and Approvals

  • Preparation of planning applications
  • Preparation of documents and applications to Building Control
  • Advice on other consents required

Procurement and Project Management

  • Advice on the selection of suitable contractors
  • Advice on suitable forms of building contracts
  • Tender documents and reports
  • Contract administration

Specialist Services for Historic Buildings and Conservation

  • Conservation management plans
  • Assistance with applications for grant aid
  • Listed building consent and scheduled monument consent applications
  • Quinquennial inspections including five year repairs plan
  • Advice on constraints and practical solutions for works to listed buildings
  • Advice on grant aided works, carrying out works to meet the requirements of a grant aiding authority, including preparing reports, advice on completion of forms, support for claiming payment of grants with valuations and certificates.
  • Preparations of documents to apply for a Faculty for works to churches

Other Services

  • Advice on selection of consultants
  • Investigations and reports on building defects
  • Accessibility audits
  • Energy conservation in existing and historic buildings
  • CDM Compliance