Planning consent for wrap-around rear extension in Camden

Poynts Works has gained planning consent for a wrap-around rear extension to an existing property in Camden. The footprint comprises of a full length side extension, plus an additional 1.5m rear extension.  A large area of glazed roof and crittall screen brings in...

Coordinating structural design for loft conversions

Often with loft conversion we have to consider complex three dimensional forms. Poynts Works uses 3D drawing software, so we can communicate with clients and other professional consultations.   Here is a recent example of an L-shape mansard loft conversion, which...

How open is open-plan?

Open plan living is so often the goal in house renovation,  and there are huge advantages in having a combined kitchen / dining / living space. However, there are always options. One of the key questions we often explore is how 'open' is open plan? The project below...

Using sketch design to get your project started

At the beginning of a project, there are often multiple ideas that should be explored in order to identify the best way forward. Poynts Works uses straight forward sketch designs at the initial stage of a project, to quickly and efficiently identify key moves and...


Side Extension and Garden Outbuilding in Dalston

Rear Infill Extension in Herne Hill Conservation Area

Open Plan Living in Holborn

Side Extension and Garden Outbuilding in Dalston

Basement Extension with Front Light Well in Hither Green

Riverside Flat Renovation



Poynts Works usually suggests that we explore two or three design options, to identify the best solution.  We like to hear your intentions and thoughts as the starting point, and also add some new ideas for you to consider.


With experience of projects all over London, we can advise on the best route towards planning permission.  We then prepare and submit all required elements of the application to the local council.


It’s so important to be able to visualise the changes which are being proposed.  Poynts Works creates everything in 3D, and shares internal and external views so that


Once we’re happy with a design, we can move forward with technical drawings and specification.  We can advise on the appointment of other consultants, such as building control and a structural engineer.


Our services include managing all stages of the project.  During the construction stage Poynts Works helps to manage the builder and the budget.  Regular site visits mean we can advise you on anything that is required.


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Whatever size the space, Poynts Works can help you to clearly visualise the design in three dimensions.


View of the internal space can help you understand the proposed design, and allow us to explain the options clearly.


At an early stage we can begin to explore the type of materials, finishes, joinery and colours that could be incorporated.


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Poynts Works was founded in 2018 by Stephanie Poynts, a qualified architect with over 10 years of experience. Poynts Works realises high quality architectural design through 3D and physical model making, with a focus on detail and materiality.

The practice takes a collaborative approach to explore and enhance possibilities to live, work and learn.  We love working with all sizes of community, from a single household to an entire borough!

Stephanie’s previous experience includes work at design-led office Studio Gil, Studio Egret West, and six years at MW Architects.  All three practices were included in the Architecture Foundation’s New Architects 3 “Britain’s Best Emerging Practices” (2016).

Stephanie has been a design tutor for the undergraduate Architecture degree course at the University of Greenwich since 2017.

House extension to create author's study and shower room

An example of previous work, undertaken at MW Architects



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Images of Cecilia Road project: © FRENCH+TYE