nSBRC - Self Build and Renovation

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Haydn Bennett - Chartered Architect

Haydn runs a small practice with recent and extensive experience in house extensions and alterations with a background in education and commercial projects.

The practice aims to provide a high quality comprehensive service to a variety of clients from initial feasibility through to detailed design and inspection of construction, working with home owners to improve and enhance their homes and to build new to meet their needs. Partial services are also offered to cover any aspects of the wider design and management of projects.

The practice has a particular interest in energy conscious design and increasingly in sustainable and “Eco” constructions and examination of these issues now forms part of nearly all projects.






Svend Rumbold - Rumbold-Ayres Landscape Designers

Svend studied under six-times RHS gold medallist Duncan Heather and holds a postgraduate diploma in landscape design. His practice, Rumbold-Ayers Landscape Designers, focuses principally on residential projects for private homeowners and self-builders across the south and west of England. Svend originally studied at Oxford University and UMIST and is also a chartered engineer, with a broad background that extends from clean energy to agriculture.


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