Practice News

Old Church Road

We are pleased to have successfully secured Planning Permission for the construction of a four storey building comprising retail at ground and 9 flats on upper floors in Chingford.


Osel architecture are pleased to announce the promotions of John Amann to Associate and Matthew Carter to Senior Architectural Technologist, effective January 1, 2019.

John Amann joined Osel architecture in 2015 having studied and worked in Newcastle upon Tyne. John prides himself on having strong relationships with clients and contractors, looking to help them to develop their project brief by involving them in the design process to fully understand their needs and deliver an outcome beyond their expectations.
John has worked on a range of mixed use and residential projects. He also has a long list of successfully completed projects across the educational sector including teaching facilities, sports, leisure, catering as well as boarding & staff housing.

Matthew Carter joined Osel architecture in 2012 after completing his bachelor’s degree in Architectural Technology at Sheffield Hallam University. Matthew has a passion for the finer details and will strive to realise his, or his colleagues’, designs through robust and sophisticated construction detailing.
He has over eight years’ experience in the construction industry, during which time he has worked on a range of schemes including residential, commercial, healthcare and conservation.

Cavendish Square

Osel architecture have successfully secured Planning Permission and Listed Building Consent for the redevelopment of a Grade II Listed former banking hall into a new restaurant/bar facility in Cavendish Square. The proposals will see the introduction of a new retractable glass roof terrace and a state of the art electrical cooking system.

Shinfield Nursery

Osel architecture successfully secured planning permission for a new two storey children’s nursery, café and community use building on a former farm site near Shinfield. Osel architecture produced, developed and coordinated the tender information with the professional team. The former farm buildings will be demolished, new buildings constructed and the site will be landscaped. Tenders are due back shortly and it is anticipated that works will start on site later this year.

Cherry Duck Studios

Osel architecture are very pleased to help deliver this fit out project in Wapping, East London.
We successfully helped win a planning appeal to convert units back into commercial workspaces for use by Cherryduck- a locally established media company.

The ‘Nest’ is an exclusive workspace hub built with creatives, marketers, designers, filmmakers, photographers, animators, producers and everything in-between in mind.

Osel completed the measured site survey, design, Planning including the appeal and construction drawings. We also worked with the interior designer and coordinated to secure Building Controls approval.

Parsons Green

Osel architecture are pleased to be working with GM Developments to help deliver twenty seven new apartments and new sports club facilities in Parsons Green, London.

Delivering a construction project

We are pleased to share the second part of the Bursar’s Review – The Independent Schools’ Bursars Association.
With his experience of construction within the education sector, Richard was invited to share his knowledge on the processes required for the hypothetical delivery of a new school building (RIBA 2013 Stages 5-8).

Planning Consent Granted for Heron House Redevelopment

Osel architecture are proud to announce the success of Ardrea Estates Limited’s, Heron House redevelopment in gaining Planning Consent at Wednesday night’s Brent Planning Committee meeting.
The building comprises a 3 – 5 storey linear wing offset by a 7 storey tower with views south over the stadium and the greater Wembley Growth Area. The application, for 40 dwellings over 9,000 sq ft of office space and associated basement car parking and service areas, was unanimously supported by the committee members. Congratulations to all involved!

Get the best out of every member of your project team

We are pleased to share this article that Osel’s Richard Campanini was invited to write for the Bursar’s Review – The Independent Schools’ Bursars Association. The article is being published over two magazines and covers the eight different construction stages (based on the RIBA Plan of Work 2013) and how to successfully deliver a new extension, alterations or a new school building.

Crescent House – Completed

Works have been completed at Crescent House; a development which has provided 36 new self-contained 1,2 and 3 bedroom flats. The works, which are located within the Clapham Common Conservation Area, involved both new construction and sensitive refurbishment of the existing 1930’s office building. Osel were appointed by Galliard Homes Ltd. under a Design and Build Contract to produce the high quality, modern residential spaces.