Liverpool : 10 Years On

Liverpool’s Capital of Culture year in 2008 saw completion of the cb3 design’s Botanic Park Sports & Changing Pavilion.   A revisit this week shows the building now coming up to its 10th birthday.   10 years on a few minor modifications have been made since completion, but otherwise the building with its distinctive roof profiles sits… Read more »

LABC Awards for 2017 Projects

We are pleased to have designed & been included in this recently completed house renovation & extension which has been highly commended in the LABC Awards 2017. This residential home in Cheshire was put forward by Warrington Council in the Northwest Region in the category: ‘Best Extension or Alteration to an Existing Home’    … Read more »

Planning Fees Increase

  At the end of January ‘Planning Application Fees’ were increased by 20% following parliamentary approval in December 2017.   The Planning Application Fees increase is one element of a series of planning legislation changes which come into effect this year. For more information on the changes expected please click HERE. This links through to… Read more »

Garden Room Extension

Finishing touches are being made to a modern single storey Garden Room extension for a traditional end of terrace house. Located in Hale, Cheshire the Garden room extension is built to complement in traditional materials   This includes reclaimed brick and lead roofing, whilst the end wall is fully glazed to connect the space with the… Read more »

Barn Conversions & New Build Houses Complete

A development consisting of barn conversions, new build houses and remodelling of existing buildings has recently completed on site. The Bridge House project is a converted farm & smallholding in Thelwall, lying on the edge of open countryside and in a Conservation Area. The existing buildings are locally listed and characteristic of rural Cheshire. The… Read more »

Lymm Heritage Centre Opens

The new Lymm Heritage Centre saw its grand opening at the end of June with an exhibition on Cycling History in the local area: ‘A Quiet Revolution’ run in conjunction with Walton Hall Cycle Museum.     The exhibition is housed in the former Royal British Legion Club in Lymm Village Centre. Cb3 designed the new centre in… Read more »

Conservation Area House Renovation

We recently saw completion of a large house renovation in the Lymm Conservation Area.   Rear Facade: Before & After The design consists of replacing a large conservatory with a two-storey rear extension, inserting a glazed rear gable and re configuring the internal layout to provide a large open plan ground floor which opens out… Read more »

Pownall House

Set in a desirable location with open countryside beyond the site boundaries, this Farmhouse renovation has recently completed on site.   The old farmhosue has been modernised refurbished throughout and extended.   A carefully refined layout, open plan in part, sensitively addresses the change across the site from residential to open countryside. Large glazed elements… Read more »

Small Projects: Nearing Completion & Recently Completed

We have recently seen completion of several smaller scale projects; single-storey & two-storey extensions and bespoke one-off residential properties. We thought you may be interested in seeing a few images. We have a selected 4 projects from the Cheshire area:        

Coming Soon…

Coming Soon… March 2017 will see the launch of cb3 design’s brand new website (sample view shown below). coming soon to www.cb3design.co.uk   Easier to navigate, easier to view projects and better suited to showcase our portfolio, keep an eye out in the next couple of weeks as it goes live.