London is awash with basement conversions and has been for the last few years. Now it seems the trend for building downwards has spread beyond the M25. Perhaps initially used as a recession defying way to create more space as an alternative to up-sizing Sale Sharks grabbed maximum Aviva Premiership points as they buried basement side London Welsh under an eight-try barrage Slade also added three conversions and two penalties in the first half, but the Falcons lacked pace and rarely broke out of Plymouth Albion have come a long way in the last four months, which was proven by the performance the team put in during their 12-12 draw with London Scottish on Sunday aren’t going to make life easy for the basement club, winning 30-13 against The firm was one of the best known pioneers of lavish deep basement conversions in London homes of the fabulously wealthy. Its most notorious project involved the creation of a chute from a client’s bedroom straight into her swimming pool so she would Over the past decade a growing number of property owners unable to build up or out in tight London streets have opted to dig "This can add significant value to a property. Basement conversions are the only way to go if you want to extend and it avoids In some of London’s newest luxury conversions, “sub-basements” are being tucked beneath the existing basement conversions. But developers are stumbling on a new kind of obstacle as they burrow deeper still: abandoned diggers from the last round of .
Homeowners in London's richest rushing to get consent for basement developments," said Charlie Bubear, of the Chelsea office of Savills real estate agency. "This can add significant value to a property. Basement conversions are the only way to go The scourge of basement conversion has driven one of London's most famous couples – Charles Saatchi and Nigella Lawson – to put their £36m Chelsea home up for sale. This week, it emerged that the owners of the property next door to Saatchi and Lawson A builder working on a basement excavation in south-west London has been crushed to death by a collapsing The work was being carried out by Hertford company Siday Construction. Basement problems The firm has not responded to the BBC's request for The number of basement conversions has been rising, especially in London, but planning permission is not necessarily needed. Lisa Bevan from Taylor Wessing discusses the implications In recent years, boroughs within certain parts of central London have .
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