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A Great Day At The Office

Paul from our Penrith Office has had the enviable job of working on one of the Lake District’s most iconic buildings, Bridge House of Ambleside.  We can’t really imagine a more picturesque place to spend your 9-5.  So here are some interesting facts you may not know about the incredibly quaint cottage:

Another member of the LSA team

Emma Gregson- BSc(Hons) MAPPP LRTPI

Emma has over 9 years' experience across public, private and consultancy sectors with a strong understanding of Local Authority and Development Management procedures developed during her time her time as a Senior Planning Officer for Sevenoaks District Council....

Acorn Bank in the Eden Valley

This beautiful National Trust property dates back to 1600 and had a major renovation around 1745. It is famous for its 13th Century watermill and grand stone staircase over which is a stucco ceiling, possibly by Joseph Rose the Elder...

RICS Award Accreditation

Local Chartered Building Surveyor, Paul Lewis of Lewis Surveying Associates LLP has been recognised as one of the country’s leading experts in his specialised field of building conservation. Paul joins a prized list of only 67 other surveyors in England who have been awarded accreditation in this field by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors...

Eric Pickles Announces New Reforms

The government recently announced new planning measures regarding the conversion of office spaces. As we are all too aware there is a national housing shortage and these reforms will make it easier to convert empty or underused office spaces into homes. New permitted development rights will allow this without the need for planning permission from the local authority...
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