Sarah Croft

Recent Posts

12 Tips of Christmas for Ho Ho Homebuilding.

Merry Christmas! As you probably know the 12 Days of Christmas begins in exactly a weeks time on Christmas Day.
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Planning consent for town centre apartments

In Brief Millward hall is an old school hall on Salisbury street in Leek, in the Staffordshire Moorlands. It was converted from a school hall into a youth centre run by Staffordshire County Council. Our client purchased the building from Staffordshire County Council and appointed us to get planning approval to convert the building into new residential dwellings.
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Affordable housing in Stoke-On-Trent submitted for planning approval

In Brief Client: Stoke-On-Trent City Council
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Home renovation blog: Demolition begins

Stage 5 of the RIBA Plan of Work – Construction We’re back to bring further news and progress updates from Karen and Anthony’s home renovation and extension project. If you’ve been following our diary of project blogs, you’ll know that we have been following the family’s journey from the beginning, from when they first decided to create their own individual long-term family home.
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How To Tender And Hire Contractors For A Home Renovation Project

Stage 4 of the RIBA Plan of Work - Tenders, Contractors and Contracts In our last entry which focused on Stage 3 of the RIBA’s Plan of Works 2013, we took a closer look at the decisions, preparation and submissions needed to successfully achieve Building Control approval.
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Building Regulations and home renovating

Building Regulations: How do they apply to a home renovation project? We’ve been following Karen and Anthony’s home renovation project from the inception and we’re continuing to track the family’s journey through the process of buying, renovating and extending their new home.
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Gaining Planning Consent for a Home Renovation

One of the joys of finding a plot of land to self-build, or a house to renovate, is that it gives you the opportunity to create something unique that matches your family’s needs, maximises the potential and value of the plot you’re building on. 
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Follow a Family-Friendly Home Renovation Project

When choosing and buying a home most of us will make a choice based on the primarily the cost, the location of the house for easy access to work, schools, and the size, is their potential to grow into the home?
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planning permission secured for a listed building.

Planning success We are pleased to bring news that planning approval has been granted by Stafford Borough Council, following a planning application to convert a derelict historic building in Stone, Staffordshire, for new high-quality hotel accommodation with canal side views, a gym and shops.
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Jony Celebrates a Year with Croft Architecture

We're delighted to announce that Jonathan Bedford, or Jony, as he’s known to us all at Croft Architecture, has been with the team for one year!  Jony became part of our dynamic team in March 2017 and he’s been providing excellent additional architectural support for our increasing client base.
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