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Devon

West Yard Farm / van Ellen + Sheryn

05:00 - 14 July, 2017
West Yard Farm / van Ellen + Sheryn, © Richard Downer Photography
© Richard Downer Photography

© Richard Downer Photography © Richard Downer Photography © Richard Downer Photography © Richard Downer Photography + 20

Carmody Groarke’s Cliff-Top Seaside Hotel Secures Planning Approval

14:15 - 20 March, 2017
Carmody Groarke’s Cliff-Top Seaside Hotel Secures Planning Approval , Model of the proposed new building from above. Image © Carmody Groarke
Model of the proposed new building from above. Image © Carmody Groarke

Carmody Groarke’s competition winning design for a new hotel retreat on Burgh Island off the coast of Devon, UK, has received planning approval, clearing the way for the dramatic structure to begin construction. The cliff-top “Pool House” will join the Grade-II listed art deco Burgh Island Hotel in providing accommodation to adventurous visitors, offering panoramic views of the of the Bantham Estuary and the hotel’s Mermaid Pool, an outdoor seawater pool and private beach for hotel guests.

Model of the proposed new building, viewed from the mermaid pool. Image © Carmody Groarke Model of the proposed new building. Image © Carmody Groarke View of the proposed hotel suite from above, looking over the mermaid pool. Image © Carmody Groarke View of the Burgh Island Hotel from the mainland. Image © Carmody Groarke + 6

Carmody Groarke Selected to Design Cliff-Top Hotel Retreat on UK's South Coast

12:00 - 15 February, 2016
Carmody Groarke Selected to Design Cliff-Top Hotel Retreat on UK's South Coast, © Carmody Groarke
© Carmody Groarke

London-based firm Carmody Groarke has been selected to design a standalone hotel suite on Burgh Island, a tidal island on the South Devon coast. Commissioned by Burgh Island Ltd, the owners of the site's eponymous Grade-II listed art deco hotel, the new standalone "Pool House" suite sits atop the island's cliffs offering customers generous views of the Bantham Estuary and the hotel’s Mermaid Pool, an outdoor seawater pool and private beach for hotel guests.

River Cottage HQ / Satellite Architects

09:00 - 12 June, 2015
River Cottage HQ / Satellite Architects, © Alex Campbell
© Alex Campbell

© Alex Campbell © Alex Campbell © Alex Campbell © Alex Campbell + 16

Heatherland Pool House / Satellite Architects

00:00 - 10 April, 2012
Heatherland Pool House / Satellite Architects, Courtesy of Satellite Architects
Courtesy of Satellite Architects

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  • Architects

  • Location

    Devon, United Kingdom
  • Satellite team members

    James Harper, Stewart Dodd
  • Landscape Architect

    Tony Benger Landscapers
  • Contract Value

     £600,000
  • Contract Type

    JCT Intermediate w. Contractor Design
  • Area

    280.0 m2