Network Rail

A design competition to create a new multi-storey car park jointly sponsored by Railtrack and Tunbridge Wells Borough Council was won by DarntonB3 as architect alongside developer Wiltshier. The land was provided by TWBC, on a former house plot, “Torrington”, immediately adjoining the Western side of Tunbridge Wells Station (“Central”). Construction involved contiguous piling and significant excavation into the hillside ...
Bombardier

Bombardier

Bombardier’s Ilford depot is a heavy maintenance depot in Essex, situated between Ilford and Seven Kings stations. It is operated by the company’s Services Division which has two roles – providing routine daily maintenance services for the train operating companies (TOCs) and offering more substantial vehicle overhaul and reengineering/asset life extension programmes for the rolling stock companies (ROSCOs). Ilford is ...
Keyland Developments

KeyLand Developments

We acted as Architect for the development of a new rural office park, Home Farm, at Esholt, Bradford. The project included the conversion and reinstatement of Grade 2 listed farm buildings to provide contemporary vibrant office and business unit spaces. Eight units have been created from the existing buildings, with a further new build unit created to complement the historic ...
University of Huddersfield

University of Huddersfield

This award-winning project involved the conversion of two Grade 2 listed buildings to form the Milton Centre, a new School of Theatrical Studies at the University of Huddersfield. Having generated feasibility and concept designs, the practice was subsequently novated to the successful Design Manage and Construct contractor for the construction of the project. The project involved extensive re-establishment of all ...
ROYAL COLLEGE MUSIC

Royal College of Music

We acted as Architect and CDMC for a project to restore the Concert Hall to its original architectural delight. The Concert Hall opened in 1901 and has since been used constantly for teaching, rehearsal and performance of classical music. The client’s brief called for the restoration of the entire Hall, including the provision of acoustic isolation and the improvement of ...
Monk Fryston Hall

Monk Fryston Hall Hotel

DarntonB3 act as Architects, Project Managers and Building Surveyors in respect of works to this Grade 2* listed Hotel. Various projects have been undertaken including refurbishment of existing bedrooms and creation of additional bedrooms. Through careful planning we were able to phase and localise building works to ensure that the guests of the hotel were not disturbed in any way. ...

Radley

Radley & Co engaged DarntonB3 to help re format their stand alone retail stores into an affordable and repeatable format. Radley & Co had previously opened a number of flagship beacons, to act as retail cornerstones for their growing business. However, their wish to open further stores throughout the UK required a fresh look, with a mind to delivering better ...

Yuill Homes

DarntonB3 formed part of Yuills competition to develop this former Lambton Cokework site and adopt the philosophy of sustainable development provided by English Partnerships. The site comprised of land currently unoccupied, which was previously used as a coke works. The site had been unoccupied since the 1980’s but had a long industrial past dating back to the late 17th century. ...

Cotswold Outdoor Leisure

DarntonB3 have been responsible for Architectural services in relation to Cotswold Outdoor stores. Our brief has been to provide architectural services to submit a detailed design that complies with legal, statutory and technical requirements and to be consistent with the established concept of the shopping centre design. Schemes also include realistic measures to reduce carbon footprint and minimise environmental impacts ...