Thursday, 27 July 2017

Barn Conversions & New Build Houses Complete

A development consisting of barn conversions, new build houses and remodelling of existing buildings has recently completed on site. The Bridge House project is a converted farm & smallholding in Thelwall, lying on the edge of open countryside and in a Conservation Area. 

Haybarn Conversion Thelwall
Haybarn Conversion Before & After 

The existing buildings are locally listed and characteristic of rural Cheshire. The development includes remodelling and extension of the existing farmhouse; conversion of the threshing barn into a substantial 3/4 bed dwelling and a 2 bed dwelling, sensitively arranged to maintain the existing features; the conversion similarly of the haybarn into 3 bed dwellings and several contemporary new build 4 bed dwellings.

New Build Houses Thelwall
New Build 4 Bed Houses

The project is a development by McCauls. For more information on the development, please click HERE.


Thursday, 13 July 2017

Conservation Area House Renovation

We recently saw completion of a large house renovation in the Lymm Conservation Area.

Conservation Area House Renovation
Front Facade: Before & After 
Conservation Area House Renovation
Rear Facade: Before & After 

The design consists of replacing a large conservatory with a two-storey rear extension, inserting a glazed rear gable and reconfiguring the internal layout to provide a large open plan ground floor which opens out onto the garden, and works to upgrade the front façade of the property.

Conservation Area House Renovation
New open plan Living space & First Floor Sun Lounge

The project took approximately 9 months to complete on site and the works on site have been nominated for a 2017 LABC North West Building Excellence Award.

Thursday, 6 July 2017

Lymm Heritage Centre Opens

The new Heritage Centre for Lymm saw its grand opening a few days ago with an exhibition on Cycling History in the local area: ‘A Quiet Revolution’ run in conjunction with Walton Hall Cycle Museum.

Lymm Heritage Centre
'A Quiet Revolution' Cycling Exhibition

The exhibition is housed in the former Royal British Legion Club in Lymm Village Centre. Cb3 designed the new centre in conjunction with the group and obtained relevant permissions for the renovation of the building which includes: a new front façade, roof, complete internal fit out and new facilities; including an office, new WCs, Kitchen and meeting room to complement the main exhibition space.

Lymm Heritage Centre
New Front Facade
For more information on visiting or becoming a member of the centre please click here to reach the Heritage Centre Website.