Projects

Froddlecrook, Armathwaite

Posted by on Jan 22, 2012 in Featured, Projects, Residential | 0 comments

Froddlecrook, Armathwaite

Originally a small farm, Froddlecrook had fallen into considerable disrepair and had been subject to extensive poor quality alterations in its prior use as a commune, retreat and religious centre.  The assemblage of original vernacular stone and slate buildings included the half cruck farmhouse, barn and pig pens which now form separate...

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Arlosh Group Offices

Posted by on Sep 17, 2011 in Commercial, Featured, Projects | 0 comments

Arlosh Group Offices

The Client Arlosh is a company set up by Tony & Julie Dabinett with Mark Hillman to exploit a niche market to give engineering and graphic support to the water industry. Engineers by profession and an interest in computer graphics technology has resulted in specialised skills being developed in large format encapsulated, CAD presentation and technical manuals for Water Authority infrastructure. The Site The company name is derived from Tony and Julie’s home, Arlosh house which accommodated the launch of the business and its initial growth. Phoenix Architects were contacted...

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Maryport Court

Posted by on Aug 14, 2011 in Projects, Residential | 0 comments

Maryport Court

Low Cost, High Density, Low Rise Housing   A private developer approached the Practice having already purchased a parcel of land of just under 0.5 Hectare with Outline Planning Permission for 2 storey housing.  The Proposal was to develop the site as a residential development but the developer was perhaps less than fully aware of the task they had set themselves. Soon after a site survey and inital consultation with statutory providers the developer was informed of some difficulties: The indicative outline planning scheme layout was unworkable because it took no account of a 33 KVA Oil...

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