Coleridge Road

8 New Build Houses | Acorn Homes | £2.8m
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Project Information

Project Name: Frederick Mews
Client: Acorn Property Group
Architect: PTE Architects
Location: Coleridge Road, Crouch End, London, N8 8ED
Project Description: Eight New Houses, off street parking, private gardens with decking and 2 commercial units situated inside a private mews.


A design and Build development of a bespoke gated development situated in the heart of Crouch End. Due to the high quality, unique and well thought out design the Architects for this project, PTE Architect, have submitted this scheme for a design award.

Scope of works & Key Objectives

  1. The exterior of these houses needed to be in keeping with the other traditional surrounding houses but the scheme inside the mews was designed as a contemporary mews with large dormers and windows allowing the maximum amount of light into the homes.
  2. Each house has an individually designed, secluded garden with timber decked patios, lawns creating a refuge for the occupiers.
  3. The materials and specifications selected for this project have been selected to improve the performance and sustainability of each home.
  4. Energy efficient boilers, energy saving lights, rain water harvesting and bicycle storage have all been implemented in this development to comply with a more Eco – friendly environment.


Key Elements

  1. Construction of internal living spaces and external gardens were constructed from the existing lower ground floor area.
  2. A mix of Timber cladding and brick work were used on the exterior facade to houses
  3. Lead Clad dormers and Slate roofing were installed throughout the scheme.
  4. High performance double glazed windows, heat retaining wall and floor insulation were used to minimise heat loss throughout the homes and workspaces.
  5. The Commercial building front facade was finished with a blanket of Vertical Zinc cladding

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