Canford Cliffs House
Contemporary design for One-off project.
Take a look at some of our recent projects.
A little about what we do.
We are an RIBA chartered practice. We specialise in high-end residential one-off houses and house extensions; mid size mixed use retail/residential town centre developments; masterplans and visualisation work.
We are a registered RTPI planning consultancy. We provide practical advice to public and private sector clients, with a good track record of achieving planning permission for a diverse range of challenging projects. We also undertake neighbourhood planning and development plan representations.
Please get in touch for a FREE initial consultation with our architects and/or planners: Tel: 01202 675152 We will be happy to assist with any planning and/or architecture related query to progress your project. Planning appraisals Initial work will often involve undertaking a site visit to assess the physical aspects of the site including: […]
We are pleased to report that Hilltop has taken a big- visible- step forward with the arrival of the timber frame! This provides speedy on site construction, avoiding the worst of the weather at this time of year, while achieving great tolerances and finish. The green internal boarding is Medite Smartply ‘Propassiv’ OSB, […]
We are very pleased to see our floating boathouse project for RNLI progressing well on site in Poole. The roof is now complete. This presented a huge challenge as the steel elements had to be made planar with butterfly roof. This was achieved through an interstitial timber frame composed of rafters and firring pieces. […]
ECA recently visited the incredible showroom of Urban Front to discuss the final finishes and specification of our Passivhaus Project currently on site in North Dorset. It is exceedingly difficult to find a supplier of high-quality, design-focused external entrance doors, particularly with natural hardwood finishes. Urban Front are one of a very small number of suppliers […]
What our customers are saying.
- Charles Gardner, Matrix Partnership Ltd“Martha always gives sound, well-considered advice and is a great person for working with other parties, especially community groups. She explains the planning position clearly and simply, and listens carefully to what people say. Also she is highly organised, which allows everyone involved to understand where they are in the process and what they are able to contribute; all helping consultations to proceed smoothly and efficiently.”
“Thanks for all the hard work getting it through. Very tenacious! Its all greening up there now and looking nice”- Nick Taylor, The Cabin in Horsham
ECA worked extremely hard to give us a fantastic house. We love living in it and hugely enjoyed watching it emerge out of the ground.- Auriole Prince, Owner Knappings Barn