Projects

Christ Church Abingdon

Barn Renovation for Church and Community Use The project involved the complete restoration an opening up of two adjacent derelict rubble stone wall barns with ancient timber framed roofs.  the smaller barn comprises of two mezzanine floors and is the home of a fully commercial community coffee shop. The larger barn has been ... open project

Thames Hospice, Windsor

The Sanctuary – New Design for Hospice The Sanctuary is a new dedicated indoor and outdoor area built within the grounds of Thames Hospice in Windsor. This unique spiritual area gives visitors somewhere to reflect or to simply have some peace away from the Inpatient Unit. Entrances To provide a new entrance to the hospice for individuals as ... open project

Danbury Mission Inspirational Church Building

Inspirational Church Building The basis of the brief was to design a building with an auditorium to accommodate a congregation of 450 people and an overflow to seat a further 80 people. In addition a total of eighteen other spaces to accommodate youth, community work and the growing church staff.A specific requirement was that the frontage  of ... open project

Cheddar Valley Garden Centre Construction

Oustanding Garden Centre Construction Following the successful refurbishment of a 200 seater restaurant at Lechlade Garden Centre we were appointed to develop a new garden centre with 200 seater restaurant, play area, pet area, fish area and extensive car park and overflow car park on a derelict site in Cheddar. The challenge to ensure that our design ... open project

Emmanuel Church – Modern Church Design

Modern Church Design A new two storey church building with Worship Area to accommodate 200 people and ancillary accommodation. The large building design complemented the local centre relating in scale to the surrounding buildings, whilst still fitting onto a relatively small site helping the church to practically fulfill their vision with the local community and outreach. http://www.emmanuelbicester.org.uk/whatson.php open project

Woking URC – Combining Traditional and Modern Design

Combining Traditional And Modern Design To provide a warm, friendly, welcoming and open space for the congregation as well as providing facilities for children and staff.The building included meeting rooms, open spaces and the auditorium.  Keeping the body of the traditional building and enhancing this with a modern feel has provided the church with the usable space ... open project

Thatcham United Reformed Church, Thatcham

The phased modernisation and conversion of a Chapel and adjacent Hall located in a conservation area. Phase 1 comprised complete refurbishment and alteration to the ancillary accommodation providing new meeting rooms, offices, kitchen and toilets with rationalised circulation. Phase 2 comprised the provision of a new glazed entrance area located between the Chapel and the Hall providing ... open project

St Michaels, Historical Church

Enhancing Historical Church Buildings To extend a timber framed listed building within the setting of a listed church located in the green belt. To persuade English Heritage and the Planning Authority against their general presumption that the building should only be extended in a linear form, which would not meet the clients requirements of forming a more ... open project

Brownlow Memorial Community Hall, Bracknell

Provision for the Community Through careful demolition of the poor quality ad hoc extension and sympathetically extending the building we were able to address the internal circulation and level issues. A new modern glazed entrance with step and ramp access was constructed linking to a much improved main hall both in terms of appearance and acoustic ... open project

Kerith Community Church, K2

Bringing the Church to the Community through architecture Follow the successful design and build of the Kerith Centre we were instructed to replace the old church building with a purpose built centre to service the needs of the community as well as accommodate the younger members of the church.   http://www.kerith.co.uk/ open project