This open plan kitchen design is both modern and in keeping with the original style of it's host property. Folding sliding doors allow both wings to be opened onto the garden entirely whilst filling the rooms with light. The large skylight situated within
Michael Holmes explains the benefits of permitted development rights for homeowners, and Lucy Searle takes us on a tour of a refurbished home with a contemporary rear extension which did not require planning permission
Extending a Victorian semi-detached home: Featuring contemporary sliding doors, sleek kitchen units and a modern colour scheme, this ground-floor extension has transformed a dated house with an impractical layout into a stunning open-plan space.