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building regs: room height

Postby vonspritz » Wed Sep 09, 2009 8:58 am

I am doing some drawings for a self build two storey extension. Are there any regs about the minimum height between floor & ceiling? Is it the same for ground & 1st floor? Thanks in advance for any info.
I'd like to be able to look this stuff up for myself...anyone know where to find it?
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Postby AndiePricie » Wed Oct 07, 2009 8:38 pm


Just saw your post.

There is no minimum height for domestic rooms.

Height is an issue around stairs and in circulation spaces when assessing fire escape.

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