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Masterplanning

Stainsby Country Park and Masterplan

GRADONARCHITECTURE have had the privilege to work with Middlesbrough Council, and Planning and Landscape consultants Valley Environmental, to refine the vision for the land at Stainsby. We are delighted that the latest scheme has just been released for public consultation. The vision for Stainsby is a sustainable, mixed, and balanced community set within an outstanding...

Pick ‘N’ Mix Community

As one of four shortlisted practices in The Sunday Times British Homes Awards challenged with designing a new prototype for the terraced house in the UK, to assist the national housing crisis, our response was “PICK & MIX”. Our philosophy that “Everyone is different, so why should our homes be the same?” saw the development of...

Dorcas Avenue

A mixed tenure residential scheme comprising of thirty three bungalow and semi detached dwellings, the development sits on a tiered site in Benwell and responds to a number of existing site constraints in relation to topography, retention of existing trees and roman ruins.

Moorside

A brownfield redevelopment of the site of the former Moorside School in Newbiggin  providing 66 new residential dwellings comprising  a combination of 2, 3, and 4 bed homes. All homes are designed in accordance with HCA funding and Building for Life standards. The masterplan respects the surrounding context with a strong street frontage and a large landscape buffer to...

Newcastle Great Park Cell F

Conceived as part of an overall mixed use masterplan for Newcastle Great Park which lies to the west of the City Centre, this group of buildings sit on the Market Square of the new Town Centre and  include  38 two-bedroomed apartments with nine ground floor retail units below. Our designs form as two three storey buildings...

Salters Lane

Part of an overall masterplan for Sedgefield, this collection of buildings provides one of the gateways into the development comprising of commercial, residential, leisure and extra care accommodation. The Extra Care facility in particular is located to engage with the existing public amenity which is directly accessible to its residents. The accommodation forms as a...

Salters Park Business Incubator

A flexible commercial office building providing a range of varying size incubator suites for start up businesses, this gateway building is predominantly glazed and is lined with external feature columns which align the street pavement. The rear of the building encloses its parking and forms the main entrance which is connected through landscaping to a further community...

Four Seasons Gardens Ulaanbaatar

This mixed use scheme located over 37 hectares in Ulaanbaatar Mongolia comprises of a landmark tower located to the northeast corner of the site off Olympic Street, which includes a 5 star hotel, private apartments and shopping mall. Its scale and visual impact to the existing streetscape provides a strong visual and iconic link to...

Beacon Lane

Realised as part of an overall mixed use masterplan proposal for Sedgefield in Durham, this residential component accommodates a phased development of up to 250 new homes, residential care facilities and extensive and integrated green open space provision. Situated at the edge of the historical town centre, consideration is given to the existing urban context,...

Nukht Valley Mongolia

Located within the exclusive Nukht Valley suburbs of Ulaanbaatar, this sustainable residential community comprises of a mix of residential accommodation styles and sizes together with a social and community hub. Developed from our studio UB204 in Ulaanbaatar, our designs incorporate modular components which are manufactured locally off site, within a controlled environment to ensure quality and reduce...

Bates Colliery

A development in excess of 250 affordable housing units located on the former Bates Colliery in Blyth. The overall design philosophy utilises efficient family dwellings and generates a development which has an individual feel and character befitting of the area with continuity throughout. The arrangement that evolved is a series of clusters, each having differing...