Rubislaw Residence, Aberdeen

The Brief

To create a new family room to the rear of the dwelling
The existing building is Listed Category C and is located within a designated Conservation Area

The Design

A new contemporary extension has been designed, approximately 50m2 in area which incorporates a utility space and an informal family room. A clerestory in incorporated to maximise light into the existing building and bi-folding doors open up to a patio area and the garden beyond. At the side of the extension, and new glazed bay window punctuates the existing granite wall to the side of the property and gives access to a new landscaped garden at the side which replaces the existing car-port.