Tag Archives: Conservation

Medina House….the case for demolition reviewed

18.10.16…..By now I think many of us were expecting to see a newly submitted and registered application for Medina House, out for public consultation.  The public exhibition on 17th September has been and gone and perhaps before writing this, I … Continue reading

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Medina House – Our 2nd August meeting with the Project Team

5.9.16…..In the wake of saveHOVE’s post upon first learning of redevelopment plans, we had a meeting with the architects at the Cornerstone Community Centre, Palmeira Square on August 2nd.  Six of us met with Keb Garavito-Bruhn from Pilbrow & Partners … Continue reading

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Medina House: new plans to demolish have surfaced

25.7.16…..Quite some months ago now, when Medina House was bought by Polly Samson, wife of Pink Floyd’s David Gilmour, it was said that the couple wanted to turn Medina House into a dwelling for themselves, to eventually live in.  They … Continue reading

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Brighton & Hove City Council Conservation Strategy

15.6.2016…..A Conservation Strategy first agreed in 2003 was given an overhaul and reviewed in the wake of the Government’s National Planning Policy Framework change to the planning system.  The reviewed Conservation Strategy was agreed at Economic Development and Culture on … Continue reading

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The proposed Sackville Hotel site design – Guest Opinion from Geoffrey Baker

Introduction 7th December, 2015…..Geoffrey Baker has written four books, various articles and an Open University publication dealing with analysis of architectural form, examination of works by architects – that include Edwin Lutyens, Le Corbusier, Alvar Aalto, Richard Meier, Antoine Predock … Continue reading

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