Chartered surveyors in london

22Apr 2016

The sea front site is part of the Tower Area in Tripoli, in close proximity from the city centre. The site is total 11 hectares, all benefit from the beautiful sea front. The site is to become the new centre for retail, restaurant and recreational activities. The brief is asking for a business hotel of […]

26Oct 2015

The project involved a full renovation of an early-Victorian era mansion where the design achieved was mainly about contrasting elements. This was inspired by the existing house itself where we felt it was incredibly important to retain its distinct historical character but at the same time the building was in long need of updating. Our […]

17Jul 2015

Once notices have been served your next­door neighbours have 14 days in which to respond to them. Under the previous 1935 act if you did not hear back from them they were deemed to have consented to the works and you could proceed. However, under the 1996 act this situation has reversed with the effect […]

17Jul 2015

The first thing at Quatrefoils we do is look at your drawings and determine firstly whether or not you need to serve notice and secondly exactly what type of notices need to be served. The first thing we would do is a land registry search to try and identify who the owners are of the […]

17Jul 2015

A party Wall award can often be required when you undertake construction works either on an existing or for a proposed building. Many people look at the title of the act which is the “Party Wall etc Act” and are under the misconception that it only relates to works that are carried out on the […]

17Jul 2015

I have always had interest in Gothic architecture and have always been very impressed by the stone masonry work in churches and cathedrals. My family are well aware that every time we drive walk past a Gothic cathedral I’m going to have to stop and going tohave a look at how it’s been built and […]

17Jul 2015

Party Wall matters can be expensive and there is no way of hiding from that as you cannot always control all of the costs. The expenses are not necessarily your surveyor as you can agree these up front but the Adjoining Owners Surveyor over whom you have no control. As soon as you submit for […]