How much value can a Loft Conversion in Maida Vale add in 2024?

A loft conversion in Maida Vale is a fantastic opportunity to boost the value of your home without the need to relocate. Did you know that converting your loft in Maida Vale can add as much as 25% in value to the property, which ensures a profitable investment in the long run. In some suburbs of Maida Vale, where space is limited, loft conversions have become the preferred choice for families seeking to enhance their homes. Not only is it a more cost-effective alternative to moving, but it also provides the added benefit of expanding your living space.

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Bespoke loft conversions in Maida Vale

We specialise in high-quality custom Loft Conversions across Maida Vale and around Central London. We have built numerous bespoke loft conversions in Maida Vale which are fully tailored to the client's personal requirements and preferences. Our Loft Conversions in Maida Vale allow families to add habitable space to their homes without the need to move home.


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Maida Vale Loft Conversions

We offer a range of Loft Conversion types in Maida Vale, which include, dormer, mansard, hip to gable, L-shaped and velux loft conversions. Our team of builders will transform your house, giving you more living space and thereby increasing the value of your property.

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Loft Conversion Process

Our step by step process for Loft Conversion in Maida Vale

We try to keep the Loft Conversion process as simple as possible from conception to completion, always keeping you informed and involved in every step. Our process includes an initial survey and design followed by architectural drawings and structural calculations. Thereafter, we will quote based on the drawings. Once happy with our quote, our architects apply for planning permission and commence your building work and finally the completion of your new loft conversion. Our team is ready to discuss any aspect of the project in more detail at all times.


Creating More Space For You

Whether your family is growing, renting out a room in your property, or simply want a new study or office, a loft conversion is an ideal solution to maximise space in your house. This is a cost-effective alternative to moving and will increase the value of your property when you decide to sell in the future. No matter the project size, we will build you a loft that reflects your style and meets your lifestyle’s needs.


What can we do for your Property in Maida Vale?

If you would like to discuss the ways in which a Loft Conversion could enhance your Maida Vale home, call us on 020 3951 8426 or email to ask us any questions. For a free site survey and design consultation please fill out the form on the right and our team will get back to you as quickly as possible.

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Do You Need Permission to Convert a Loft Maida Vale?

In Maida Vale, you may be able to convert your loft without obtaining planning permission, but it is important to check the guidelines. You must not exceed the permitted development allowance for the loft and the conversion must not affect the structure of the original house. You can also build a roof terrace if you wish, but you will need to seek permission from the local council in Maida Vale. You should also have a permit if you plan to install windows.

Whether you have planning permission or not is entirely up to you. Typically, you don't need to seek permission for a loft conversion in Maida Vale, but it's still important to get all the necessary approvals. If you live in a terraced or semi-detached home, you will need to make arrangements with your neighbour to gain permission to convert the space. This could be as simple as getting a party wall notice, or as complicated as a party wall award. In either case, you will need to hire a party way surveyor to make sure that you don't get into trouble. It will cost you around £1,000, but it will be worth it for the peace of mind.

The first step in converting your loft is to apply for permission in Maida Vale. While it's not essential, some conversions require a permit. For example, you can install dormer windows or install a dormer window if you want to increase the height of your loft. However, you must make sure that the windows will not be visible from the street. Furthermore, if you're in a conservation area or a listed building, you may need to seek permission from the local council to build the loft conversion.

FAQ's about Loft Conversion answered

Do you have a question about Loft Conversions? We're here to help. Contact our team at Loft Conversion London

  • How can I find out if my Loft in Maida Vale can be Converted?

    The minimum height required for a Loft Conversion is 2.2m (from the floor to the highest point in your loft). If you do not have the required height, your ceilings can be lowered on your first floor.

  • How long does a Loft Conversion take to Complete?

    This depends on the size and type of Loft, most loft conversions take around 10-12 weeks. We can give you a more accurate estimation when we see your property.

  • How much does a Loft Conversion in Maida Vale Cost?

    Loft Conversion cost is determined by the size and type of the project, the features you would like, etc. Our architect will help you achieve the best use of your space within your budget. Most Lofts cost between £25,000 and £60,000.

  • Will I need to move out during the Loft Conversion?

    No - it's safe to carry on living in your house. Our team starts from the scaffolding before the stairs go in. We always try to limit the disruption during the construction process.

  • Do I need planning permission for a loft conversion in Maida Vale?

    Loft Conversions usually fall under the permitted development category therefore planning permission is not normally required. There are some exceptions like conservation areas, flats, or listed buildings. Our in-house surveyors can advise further on planning permission. For more info read our Planning Permission blog.

  • What is a party wall agreement and will I need one for a loft conversion?

    A party wall agreement is also known as PWA is required if you own semi-detached or terraced property. In simple words, if you are working within or near your neighbor’s boundary then you will need a party wall agreement in place. Click here for more info.

  • Does a loft conversion add value to my Maida Vale home?

    Yes - it will add from 15% to 25% upwards depending on the size, design, and type of Loft. Read more about adding value here.

  • Will my Loft Conversion be subject to Building regulations?

    Yes, all Loft conversions require building regulation approval from the local authority. These regulations are important to ensure the safety measures are in place and they set a protocol of construction and design to follow.

  • Can I use my own plans?

    Absolutely yes, we will work with you to achieve your dream new living space.

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How will a custom Loft Conversion make a difference to your Maida Vale home

Save Money on Moving Home

Save Money on Moving Home

Increase Value of Home

Increase Value of Home

Add Something New to your House

Add Something New to your House

Increase your House Living Space

Increase your House Living Space

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