WELCOME TO THE TEAM

SFA would like to extend a warm welcome and introduce you to our newest (and returning!) members of the team.Tina Humphreys - Architectural AssistantTina has joined the team having graduated from her …

SHUT THE BARN DOOR!

Under the Class Q Permitted Development rules, our client requested that we look at producing a scheme for the redevelopment of this existing agricultural barn in East Staffordshire.The proposal looks…

TOP GRADE STUDENT DIGS IN CITY CONSERVATION AREA

Sitting on one of the busiest main roads in and out of Derby City Centre and in the Friar Gate Conservation Area (FGCA), is the former Samways Cycles building. Due to a change in market trends, the la…

RAISING THE ROOF ON THIS FAMILY HOME

This 1930’s bungalow in Littleover, Derby, was purchased by our clients in 2016 with a view to converting the largely untouched inter-war house into a modern family home to accommodate them and their …

DERBY CITY GRANT FUNDING

SFA have been involved with a number of projects in Derby City Centre over the past few years which have been fortunate to receive funding from Derby City Council’s, Townscape Heritage Initiative (THI…

OPPORTUNITY FOR AN ARCHITECT TO JOIN THE TEAM

Are you a design-led architect, entrepreneurial, personable and a great communicator? If yes, then this is a great career opportunity for you to join our practice to work alongside the founder to ensu…

NEW BUILD 'FOREVER' HOME IN REPTON

Having acquired a plot of land in the sought after village of Repton, Derbyshire, our client was looking to create an environmentally sensitive ‘forever’ home. The property has been designed with a em…

WIRKSWORTH FAMILY HOME TURNED UPSIDE DOWN!

The SFA team have been busy putting together the design for this extension and renovation of this family home in Wirksworth. Set within the Wirksworth Conservation Area, the existing 3 bedroom bungalo…

DUFFIELD ROAD RENOVATION IS COMPLETED

Back in 2013, SFA were approached to undertake a complete renovation and extension to this 1960’s family home. Our client had purchased the property earlier that year and internally, the house had rem…

RURAL HOUSING IN FOR PLANNING

One of our long standing clients came to SFA in early 2016 to look at a site acquired under joint investment, which had been previously granted planning permission for a number of residential dwelling…