The new apartments have been designed to be sympathetic with the Modern Movement style of Frinton Park Estate.
The new building is designed create the appearance of an Arts and Crafts style house.
The large semi-circular two storey bay window and roof create an important feature on this corner plot.
Design & Development Consultancy (DDC) was formed in 1991. Leading DDC is Ian Spencer, a member of the Association of Building Engineers who has 30 years experience working in commercial architecture, a formative period working with leading architects in classical, contemporary and listed building projects as well as numerous and varied projects within DDC.
Another arm of the company provides project management. Ian Spencer is also a Member of the Association of Project Managers, together these two arms of the company serve to maintain a diverse and creative practice.
DDC has a broad client base in East Anglia and the London area. DDC also undertakes commissions in the Costa Blanca area of Spain.
The company has weathered economic uncertainty through having a sound reputation accumulated over many years of providing a quality service
The majority of commissions are from recommendation by clients and other professionals.
DDC can provide a bespoke range of services through the design, planning, management and construction phases. DDC is adept at negotiating with planning departments with the aim of achieving the client's design yet meeting demands of local and national planning requirements.
This is achieved by expertise and knowledge of planning processes combined with skilful use of technology when presenting planning designs. Years of experience and up to date knowledge within the construction industry allows DDC to translate design into buildings that are economical and efficient.