The Construction of New Buildings Behind Historic Facades by David Highfield

By David Highfield

Facade-retention schemes are getting used progressively more as a method of supplying smooth lodging for advertisement and business constructions in conservation parts and town centres. This e-book is the 1st authoritative advisor to this hugely advanced procedure and bargains with the most important matters linked to development at the back of ancient facades. It explains the factors that are meant to be utilized by architects and others in constructing profitable designs, and provides an perception into the technical difficulties. It comprises accomplished descriptions of 8 fresh schemes, illustrated through quite a few unique drawings and photographs.

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