HelloWe are award winning architects specialising in Conservation, Restoration and Design in Heritage Settings with offices in Castle Eden, County Durham and design studios in the North Yorks Moors.
New Servery and accessible wc at St Romald, Romaldkirk14th May 2020
At the Grade I church of St Romald at Romaldkirk, Co Durham, we were asked to design facilities that would enhance the church’s mission and improve the visitor experience. A servery and accessible wc was seen as the best way to provide much needed facilities. The project had been in gestation for many years and […]
Fulwell Sound Mirror14th May 2020
The Fulwell Sound Mirror is a Scheduled Monument and Grade II listed military installation. It is a long lost reminder of the WWI home front in the North East. Overgrown with brambles and trees, half submerged in landfill and deteriorating, its purpose shrouded in mystery and almost lost to the folk memory of the generations […]
Servery and Accessible WC, St Mary Magdalene, Bishop Middleham14th May 2020
This project of a new servery and accessible wc, provided much needed community facilities enabling the medieval Grade II*church to deliver additional ecclesiastical and secular activities in a reordered west end. We took the box pews out of the west end, relocated and repaired the cracked medieval Frosterley marble font to a more prominent position […]
Alnwick, St Michael. Tower Repairs and New Bells14th April 2020
A project in development to repair the tower and install a new 10 bell ring
Hylton Castle Opening Soon28th December 2019
We hope to announce the opening dates for Hylton Castle soon. The works are complete and the interpretation is being installed soon. Watch this space!
Building Limes Forum, York28th June 2019
Beaumont spent three days in the summer at the Building Limes Symposium held in York. With two days of lectures by the best in the field and a practical day at York Minster. He reports that is was the best Continual Professional Development he’s ever attended. Running the show was Nigel Copsey and he is […]
Cleveland Ironstone Mining Museum, Skinningrove, Cleveland2nd April 2019
We are pressing on with developing the ideas that the Museum has for the expansion of the site to provide new visitor, schools and display facilities. We are working with our clients, Redcar and Cleveland Borough Council, to facilitate this fantastic project to bring about not just new facilities but an upgraded existing Museum to […]
@dsbbba31st May, 2020
@EskdaleR @restalrig Hose
@dsbbba29th May, 2020
@natchjourneyman To keep in silence I resigned...and you might I am a nut, But would you mind me being picky? It's actually a cone often set in a bed of acanthus leaves. A classical symbol of welcome. & hijacked by some to be the depiction of a pineapple - if it is, it has leaves at the top.
@dsbbba28th May, 2020
@northyorkmoors tonight. Lyke Wake walk route heading north east to Lord Stones, over the top, to Carlton Bank. #countingmyblessings https://t.co/QkhOGg5NFp
@dsbbba28th May, 2020
There's not often time to read graveyard inscriptions when doing QIs but I'm glad I did yesterday, at St Matthew, Newbottle @DioceseofDurham Tangible reminders of hardship and infant mortality in mining communities. The church has recorded all the inscriptions in a booklet. https://t.co/aiTJ5v2RHA