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RG+P DESIGNS FULL RANGE OF HOUSE TYPES FOR BROMFORD

RG+P DESIGNS FULL RANGE OF HOUSE TYPES FOR BROMFORD

Multi-disciplinary design practice, rg+p has developed a comprehensive range of new house types for Bromford. Following their appointment on Bromford’s architectural framework, the AJ100 practice has been developing a relationship with the West Midlands and South West-based housebuilder, having also worked on delivering Bromford’s affordable housing range. To assist Bromford expand its private housing division, rg+p has designed 20 core house types, comprising homes and apartments in a mix of terraced, semi-detached and detached arrangements, …

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Nottingham Architects Expand Presence With New Office Move and Rebrand

Nottingham Architects Expand Presence With New Office Move and Rebrand

Nottingham-based Acres Architects, a multi award-winning RIBA Chartered Practice specialising in the residential sector, has recently relocated to a larger office, unveiled a new brand, and launched a new website all in the space of a week. The relocation and rebrand comes as a result of the company’s phenomenal growth over the past few years, which has seen a 200% increase in sales since 2016. It has received recent new business enquiries & appointments of …

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Lace Market Scheme Welcomes Trio of Tenants

Lace Market Scheme Welcomes Trio of Tenants

Bildurn Properties’ Wallis Building, also known as St Mary’s School in Nottingham has welcomed three new tenants GT3 Architects, DHP Family as well as Bildurn itself. The property 1,083 sq m (11,661 sq ft) property comprises one of the most significant listed buildings on Barker Gate, within the prestigious Lace Market area and was refurbished by Bildurn in 2012 and has been occupied by a number of tenants. The scheme was a former Methodist church …

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PLANNING APPLICATION SUBMITTED FOR LEICESTER CITY CENTRE STUDENT SCHEME

PLANNING APPLICATION SUBMITTED FOR LEICESTER CITY CENTRE STUDENT SCHEME

A planning application has been submitted for the second phase of a significant student accommodation development in the centre of Leicester, next to the railway station. Multi-disciplinary design practice, rg+p has submitted a full planning application for a seven storey scheme on Conduit Street on behalf of developer, Student Urban Living (Leicester) Ltd. The proposed development comprises 99 student bedrooms, arranged in two, three and four bed cluster flats as well as studio apartments. A …

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J Tomlinson appointed to build seven-storey hotel

J Tomlinson appointed to build seven-storey hotel

A construction contract to build a new £6 million hotel in Sheffield has been awarded to J Tomlinson. The Nottingham-based company, which recently opened a Yorkshire office in Wakefield, is about to start work on the seven-storey Ibis hotel. The 126-bedroomed hotel will be beside Velocity Tower on an existing podium that was originally planned for the tower’s second phase. J Tomlinson CEO Mark Davis said: “For some time, J Tomlinson has been increasing work …

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PLANNING APPLICATION SUBMITTED FOR LANDMARK LEICESTER DEVELOPMENT

PLANNING APPLICATION SUBMITTED FOR LANDMARK LEICESTER DEVELOPMENT

Project partners on Ashton Green, the £85m sustainable urban extension scheme to the north of Leicester have submitted a planning application for the second phase of the project. Multi-disciplinary design practice, rg+p and developer, Kier Living have submitted a reserved matters planning application for 307 residential dwellings for land off Bevan Road. The application follows feedback from a public consultation event held at the neighbouring Glebelands Primary School in March 2018 and includes the provision …

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RG+P COMPLETES FIRST PROJECT WITH MCCARTHY AND STONE

RG+P COMPLETES FIRST PROJECT WITH MCCARTHY AND STONE

Multi-disciplinary design practice, rg+p has completed its first scheme for the UK’s leading retirement housebuilder, McCarthy and Stone. Rosebud Court, a retirement living development on Westfield Road, Wellingborough, was recently opened to the public and includes 45 one and two bedroom apartments alongside a separate guest suite, homeowners’ lounge and communal landscaped gardens. Following demolition of a disused factory previously occupying the site, the design for Rosebud Court provides a strong new frontage to Westfield …

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RG+P SUPPORTS NOTTINGHAM TRENT UNIVERSITY ARCHITECTURAL STUDENTS IN DESIGN CHARETTE

RG+P SUPPORTS NOTTINGHAM TRENT UNIVERSITY ARCHITECTURAL STUDENTS IN DESIGN CHARETTE

First year architectural students from Nottingham Trent University’s (NTU) School of Architecture, Design and the Built Environment have been participating in a design charette to win a work experience day with multi-disciplinary practice, rg+p. Held as part of the university’s ‘Welcome Week’ (24th – 28th September), the design charette challenged the students to devise as many creative designs as possible in two days, with the theme of changing the user experience of one of Nottingham’s …

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Multi-million pound hotel complex breaks ground in Leicester

Multi-million pound hotel complex breaks ground in Leicester

As part of a £50 million regeneration plan, a new 10 storey, 250 room hotel complex is starting to take shape in Leicester – with completion expected in late 2019. Two national hotel operators – Novotel Hotels and Adagio – have already signed up to operate the 252 bed hotels, which are being delivered by Charles Street Buildings Group (CSB), with national property, construction and infrastructure consultancy Pick Everard delivering mechanical and electrical engineering (M&E), …

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NEW HOMES TO REVITALISE FORMER LEICESTER LANDMARK

NEW HOMES TO REVITALISE FORMER LEICESTER LANDMARK

A private residential development set to create 42 new homes in the heart of Leicester city centre has been awarded planning consent following an application from multi-disciplinary design practice, rg+p and developer, The Prideview Group. The £6.9m scheme on the corner of Humberstone Gate and St James Street will revitalise the redundant former Palais de Dance building, vacant since 2013, whilst proving much needed accommodation in the city. Situated within the St George’s Conservation Area, …

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