Barn conversion architects

With GRK Architecture, your barn conversion becomes not just a home, but a testament to timeless elegance and unparalleled craftsmanship, inviting you to embrace a lifestyle steeped in history and beauty.

Reviving heritage with our beautiful barn conversions.

Opting for a barn conversion with GRK Architecture is choosing to unlock the timeless allure and rustic charm of heritage spaces, reimagined for modern living.

With meticulous attention to preserving architectural integrity while infusing contemporary comforts, we breathe new life into these historic structures.

Whether you envision a cozy countryside retreat, a spacious family home, or a stylish holiday getaway, our expertise ensures that every aspect of your barn conversion reflects your lifestyle and aspirations.

From the soaring ceilings and exposed beams to the seamless integration of natural light and innovative design features, we transform barns into captivating sanctuaries that exude warmth and character.

Understanding Conversion Requirements

Converting a space isn’t just about the physical transformation; it’s about breathing new life into every corner and crevice.

However, the success of such projects often hinges on understanding and navigating the maze of planning permissions and regulations, including the notable Class Q for agricultural conversions.

The Class Q permission allows the conversion of agricultural barns into residential homes, offering a unique blend of rural charm and modern living. Understanding the specific criteria and limitations of Class Q is essential for a successful conversion, ensuring the structural integrity and design meet planning standards.

Transforming a commercial space into a cosy home offers a unique opportunity to repurpose and revitalise existing structures. This process requires careful consideration of planning permissions, especially ensuring the new residential use complies with local development plans.

Venturing into converting a residential property into a commercial space opens a realm of possibilities. Whether it's creating a vibrant café or a boutique office space, navigating the change of use permissions is crucial to aligning your vision with regulatory requirements.

We handle every aspect of your barn conversion with meticulous attention to detail.

Beyond aesthetics, we navigate complex planning regulations, ensuring your project meets all legal requirements while managing every detail of the process with precision and finesse.

Our goal is to provide a hassle-free experience, turning the complexity of building into a seamless journey. We treat every client like they are our only client, and we thrive on seeing our clients realising their dream home.

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Planning Permissions

Our team are here to help and advise you with all the planning regulations. So, if you need a permitted development certificate or full planning permission, we can manage this whole process for you.

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Architectural Designs

Your vision and requirements lead the way and everything we design is bespoke for you. We'll create a full suite of plan and 3D renders so that you can fully visualise and experience your dream home. 

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Technical Documentation

We meticulously create intricate architectural plans and specifications for the construction phase, ensuring that every part of your vision is bought to life with precision and excellence.

Book your free consultation.

Let’s explore the possibilities of your space and start the exciting journey of bringing your lifestyle aspirations to life.

Book your free consultation at your home or one of our offices in Southampton, Bournemouth or Portsmouth.

Why choose GRK.

We go beyond designing your dream space, we offer comprehensive project management services. 

From liaising with local planning authorities and dealing with complex planning applications, all the way through to overseeing construction.

Our goal is to provide a hassle-free experience, turning the complexity of building into a seamless journey.

We treat every client like they are our only client, and we strive to improve the quality of your daily life with spaces that truly mean something to you.