Winner of the best refurb project at Bricks Awards

The project includes: restructuring and refurbishment of a multi-storey library tower (MST) for the School of Law, linkage of the tower to the adjacent Peter Froggatt Centre (PFC) to form a new student hub, refurbishment of lecture theatres and classrooms within the PFC and re-facing of its elevations, new public realm encompassing a north-south campus link and entrance courtyard. Work Continue reading

Architecturally ambitious: Kingsdown House, The King’s School, Canterbury

Faced with a complex brief on a site scrutinised by planners, conservation teams and Historic England, architectural ambition was crucial for Kingsdown House, which provides new boarding accommodation at The King’s School in Canterbury. Walters & Cohen Architects needed to carefully consider the kind of products to use on the project, which is when building materials manufacturer Wienerberger was introduced Continue reading

PPC Refurbishes Uni Concrete

The Preparation Group’s contracting division PPC, was contracted to polish a 40 metre concrete slab that was uneven and pitted, in the reception of a Lincoln University building. Unusually, the specification was to show the nature of the concrete rather than reducing it down to reveal an even aggregate. The first stage was to remove the high spots some of Continue reading

Delabole Slate – The Natural Choice

Delabole Slate is the centuries-old trade name for products of the Delabole Slate Quarry in Cornwall, probably the oldest working slate quarry in the world and the only source of Delabole Slate. Our unique material is internationally renowned for its superb durability and aesthetic appeal as well as for its historical importance, being used in many prestigious and ancient buildings Continue reading

Galloway Granite Ltd

Galloway Granite stonemasons, was established by Robert William Mackenzie in southwest Scotland in 1928. Initially producing hand-crafted, headstones from local Creetown & Dalbeattie granites for local trade, the company has developed and diversified over the following 3 generations to provide a huge variety of quality masonry products to clients nationwide. Having recently relocated to premises in Newton Stewart, we offer Continue reading

Delabole Slate – The Natural Choice

Delabole Slate is the centuries-old trade name for products of the Delabole Slate Quarry in Cornwall, probably the oldest working slate quarry in the world and the only source of Delabole Slate. Our unique material is internationally renowned for its superb durability and aesthetic appeal as well as for its historical importance, being used in many prestigious and ancient buildings Continue reading

TheStoneYard.co.uk – Your Premier Source for Granite

TheStoneYard.co.uk is your premier source for granite – we offer a full range of granite products including setts, kerbs, posts, building and paving products at affordable prices as well as custom machined and polished items. All our high quality stone is quarried and fabricated in-house at our EEC approved quarry site in Portugal by our team of experienced stone masons. By buying from us you are choosing the ethical Continue reading

TheStoneYard.co.uk – Your premier source for granite

Stoneyard Granite Example

TheStoneYard.co.uk is your premier source for granite – we offer a full range of granite products including setts, kerbs, posts, building and paving products at affordable prices as well as custom machined and polished items. All our high quality stone is quarried and fabricated in-house at our EEC approved quarry site in Portugal by our team of experienced stone masons. By buying from us you are choosing the ethical Continue reading

No 9 Studio UK – Architectural Ceramics

Dragon Ceramic by No 9 Studio UK

We are a small team producing handmade architectural ceramics (in red and buff terracottas) and glazed ware to a client’s specifications for a world wide audience, for restoration, renovation and new builds. All our pieces are made at No 9 Studio and Mole Cottage. All of our chimney pots including the Dragon Chimney Pot created by Marek Drzazga are made Continue reading

TheStoneYard.co.uk is your premier source for granite

Stoneyard Granite Example

We offer a full range of granite products including setts, kerbs, posts, building and paving products at affordable prices as well as custom machined and polished items. All our high quality stone is quarried and fabricated in-house at our EEC approved quarry site in Portugal by our team of experienced stone masons. By buying from us you are choosing the Continue reading