Lodge Farm Barn issued for outline planning consent today! Agricultural vernacular generating every form, mass and component…… A snippet from the Design and Access statement below……
The design process for the proposal started with analysing the elements that define an agricultural vernacular. The massing, variation in shapes, sizes and types of openings, materials, functions, layouts and connections between spaces. When the elements of the agricultural vernacular had been established, a building proposal could start to be developed in coalition with other elements such as providing habitable space, utilizing the views to the East and enhancing the significance of the Barn as the main architectural presence of the farm yard.
The Agricultural Vernacular
Through the following list of architectural components, a checklist was established to tie the proposed buildings to the site context and surrounding agricultural setting.