Villa Takes Shape

The brightly coloured steel frame for a new Villa takes shape along the Cheshire / Greater Manchester border. cb3 Design is working to deliver the project in partnership with the original design team based in Stockholm. The design is a bespoke commission to replace an older property. The images show the completed Steel Frame in… 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 »

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 capture views… Read more »

Split Level House: Site Progress

Work is pressing on to complete the Split Level House in Cheshire which has now taken shape with its roof and dormers in place. Site Progress Jan 2016 Site Progress Feb 2016 The project is due for completion later in the year. It will provide a comfortable family home in a quiet spot with wonderful… Read more »

Meadow Home Park

We have been working with Olympic Park Homes to remodel and undertake general improvements to one of their sites. Set in the heart of rural Cheshire, Meadow Home Park is a peaceful park overlooking the River Weaver. The park consists of 26 owned residential homes, ideally located in the countryside.  The proposals include: reforming site… Read more »

Bridge House Thelwall

The development of the Bridge house site at Thelwall, Cheshire has progressed now to a start on site. The scheme includes conversion of a nineteenth century threshing barn and hay bay into 4 dwellings (shown on the plan below),  and the construction of 4 substantial detached houses clustered around the barn. The existing farmhouse is… Read more »

New Build Dwellings & Stables

We have recently obtained planning permission for two replacement dwellings in the Greenbelt Village of Heatley, and look forward to commencing the detailed design. The project comprises three main elements: Replacement of a pair of semi-detached houses with a detached 6 bed property of similar footprint to the two semi-detached dwellings but with approximately double… Read more »

New Build Dwelling & Garage

This unique secluded plot with views out across the North Cheshire Greenbelt has been the site of a cottage for around a century. The existing building has been heavily modified with extensions and outbuildings over many decades, giving a fair size of accommodation but with undesirable aesthetics and to outdated construction & energy performance standards…. Read more »

Planning Appeal allowed & Costs Awarded: Vicarage Lane, Elworth

This scheme for four new residential dwellings was recently granted planning permission, secured by cb3 design and in conjunction with Emery Planning Partnership town planning consultancy. Vicarage Lane Scheme Site Plan The site comprises a dilapidated timber church hall in a residential area of Elworth, Sandbach, South Cheshire and is surrounded by an eclectic mix… Read more »

New Home Approved

We were recently granted Planning Approval for a new one-off substantial home in North Cheshire. The site is formed from a portion of a sizeable existing garden and sits comfortably between existing residential properties with aspects out onto open countryside bordering the North Cheshire Greenbelt. Site Plan The house has been designed to make the most of the countryside… Read more »