Tag Archives: Cornwall

Grainge Architects Celebrate 25 years!

25 years is a significant milestone for the practice. A quarter of a century of helping our clients achieve their aspirations has been a very rewarding journey. Over the years our central philosophy of developing a clear brief, producing effective … Continue reading

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Grainge Architects Website Update

With the continuing variety of projects and increasing workload across the spectrum of different construction sectors we felt that it was time to update our website. Our growing portfolio in a wide range of project sectors is now better represented. … Continue reading

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Penryn SERSF Laboratories

Grainge Architects have worked closely with contractor Midas Construction in the detail design and delivery of the University of Exeter Business School’s new £5.5m SERSF building at Penryn Campus, Cornwall. The Science and Engineering Research Support Facility (SERSF) provides a … Continue reading

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Michelmores Property Awards Nominations 2015

2014 was Grainge Architects most successful year ever in terms of commissions & successfully completed projects. Therefore it comes as no surprise to us that we have been shortlisted in multiple categories in this years Michelmores Property Awards. The buildings that … Continue reading

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St Agnes Island Hall

Coming up to Christmas it seemed a fitting time to look back over this years recently completed projects. Whilst there are many exciting schemes that have come to fruition this year, there are far too many to sensibly re-evaluate here, so … Continue reading

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More to Bats than just Bat Surveys & Bat Boxes…..

Commencing a new development can be complicated enough without the additional consideration of what might be lurking in roofspaces and voids within an existing building. Bats are a common lodger of many existing buildings, probably more so than many people … Continue reading

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Living Green Roofs in Devon & Cornwall

There’s more to a green roof than meets the eye. Under the surface of a modern green roof lies a hidden build up that not only waterproofs the roof, but protects it from root damage, provides adequate drainage as well … Continue reading

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How do I decide which builder to use?

This is often one of the first questions we are asked by clients contemplating a new project. We tend to answer this by way of questioning the client as to what is most important to them – either Time, Quality … Continue reading

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Church Hall Design by Grainge Architects

Work is progressing well on Grainge Architects new church hall, function rooms & offices at The Church of the Most Holy Trinity, Newquay, Cornwall.  Planning permission was gained earlier this year to replace the existing presbytery with a scheme developed … Continue reading

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Beach House Under Construction in Polzeath, Cornwall

When our client purchased Wyndcliffe as a fairly shabby bungalow five years ago the potential was obvious. The plot, located at the end of Atlantic Terrace in New Polzeath, in Cornwall was sensational. Direct seaward views over the beach & toward Pentire … Continue reading

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