Monthly Archives: December 2016

Ancoats, Manchester

Is Manchester ready for an open, roof-top swimming pool? We have applied for permitted development to change the use of a small office building in Ancoats to apartments. This is an idea for the roof. Notice the great panoramic views of the Manchester skyline.

New Office for the Crematorium

This is our design for the new office at Manchester Crematorium in Chorlton. We obtained planning permission in June 2016 and hope to start building in March 2017. The existing offices are to be demolished and a new, fit-for-purpose replacement is to be constructed adjacent to the western entrance off Barlow Moor Road. The new building […]


Here’s a great December sky over Tideswell yesterday

Ajax Works

We obtained planning permission last week for two new industrial units next to Ajax Works in Stockport. Hope to start building these in the not too distant future. The client is very interested in renewable energy sources so hope to be incorporating solar panels and other systems into the buildings.