Hip to Gable conversions are popular among Kingston upon Thames homeowners with semi-detached or detached properties, end of terraces, and bungalows. The existing sloping roof is turned into a flat gable to increase available space. Depending on various factors, a hip to gable extension may or may not require planning permission. We can help you with this and apply on your behalf.
Dormer loft conversions are the most common type requested by Kingston upon Thames residents. With a dormer conversion we extend the existing roof vertically to create extra floor space and headroom. To achieve this, it is important that at least half of the current floor space has a ceiling height of at least two metres or higher. Dormers usually do not require planning permission.
A Velux, or roof light loft conversion in Kingston upon Thames is the most simple and economical type available. With a Velux, the roof remains unchanged, other than the installation of attractive flush Velux windows to give plenty of natural light. Typically, a Velux attic conversion does not need planning permission as the roof structure remains unchanged. This is the perfect solution if you want minimal outlay and disruption.
Kingston upon Thames is a town in county of Surrey in South West London. It has a population of around 44,000 people and banks the river Thames.
Kingston is a university town with a vibrant student population. Kingston’s landmark is David Mach’s “Out of Order” which is red telephone boxes leaning in a line, a stunning sight.
Kingston has an impressive number of excellent schools and is known as the centre of schooling for London. Kingston has a crown court and many notorious terrorism cases have been heard in these walls.
The Bentall centre is the major shopping centre in Kingston alongside John Lewis department store with a Waitrose and a variety of shops and boutiques that make up an excellent shopping experience in Kingston. A fifteen screen Odeon cinema complements the shopping for a complete leisure lifestyle in Kingston.
Kingston has a variety of property with some amazing large Victorian houses. There are many 1930 semis and more modern homes. These are all ripe for Loft conversions.
Touchstone Lofts are market leaders in Loft conversions and can create your perfect Loft conversion In Kingston.