The Black House, Islay
This completed proposal involved a new build house on a beautiful site overlooking Loch Indall at the edge of the village of Port Charlotte on the Isle of Islay.
The Black House, Islay
Year of competion
Planning permission
Building warrant
Project specification and detailed design
Project tendering
Project management and site visits
Tender administration
Project completion and handover

The 5 bedroom family home provides flexible accommodation and living space within a few acres of grassy hillside. The design focuses on certain views, natural light and connection of spaces via a double height void over part of the living room connecting to a large upper hall play space for the clients’ four children. The black cladding and zinc roof differentiate the new house from the traditional white walled local cottages.

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