side view of house with zinc facade

Chesterfield Close

A bold, zinc clad modern house in Poole, featuring beautiful Purbeck limestone walls.
Location Poole, Dorset
Status Built
Use Residential
Client Private

WDA designed this contemporary, one-off, four bed house to replace an ageing 60s bungalow in Chesterfield Close within the Branksome Park Conservation Area in Poole, Dorset.

internal stone wall with grass roof

minimalist zinc clad house with large windows

The modern, minimal house is set over three floors. It is constructed with a supporting steel frame with masonry infill. The exterior skin is clad in local Purbeck limestone and pre-patinated Zinc cladding.

The southern elevation opens-up, maximising views into the garden with solar gain towards the southern elevations.

Stone Lovells Purbeck
Size 550 sqm
Completion Date 2014

purbeck stone detail
contemporary zinc clad house with large lawn
entrance to new contemporary house