Commercial Developments

HQ Chester: For Liberty Properties

This high profile mixed use development incorporates residential development along with Abode a luxury hotel, restaurants and high spec offices. The impressive building overlooks Chester racecourse and is located right in the city centre. To complement such a development the landscape scheme reflects the high quality with a stone paved piazza, impressive frontage and a beautiful stairway leading down towards the racecourse. Topiary hornbeam and box and curving hedges create a formal framework with ornamental planting ensuring that the scheme looks great all year round.

Bonis Hall, Prestbury

Development of new Creative centre for McCann Erickson, involving the careful siting of an innovative new structure within a wooded parkland landscape. The works also include the redesign of all site car parks, creation of footpath links and the restoration of the historic gardens which provide the setting to the Elizabethan Bonis Hall.

Barrow Gateway Project

Development of a landmark building by Barrow Borough Council to provide quality office facilities and to encourage commercial regeneration within the changing townscape. The external areas around the building are designed to provide a high quality Public Open space linking the public and private usage of the site. Works include the revitalisation of an existing public park and the introduction of Public Art and fountains.

MBNA HQ

Ongoing projects for the Headquarters for a major American Bank at Chester Business Park and at Carrick on Shannon in Ireland. Phase 1 of the Chester Scheme received a BALI Landscape award. The generous Landscape and maintenance budget has enabled the scheme to incorporate high quality ornamental and decorative features, which could not be considered in locations where there is not the budget or staff to maintain the gardens to a consistently high standard. The Landscape schemes incorporate formal hedging, topiary, herbaceous borders and shrubberies, yorkstone and brick footpaths with hardwood site furniture, seating, arches and gazebos.

British Car Auctions, Belle Vue, Manchester and Nottingham: BCA Ltd

Demonstrating that a car auction can be attractive, these 2 sites in Manchester and Nottingham include striking entrance features and attractive internal courtyards to improve the urban scene, hopefully the customers appreciate the landscape works too.

Landrover Dealership, Manchester

This car dealership is sited in a prominent position overlooking Princess Parkway in Manchester. The vehicles are displayed within a craggy landscape to demonstrate the rugged capabilities of the brand. Planting complements the theme and provides an attractive setting to this out of the ordinary showroom and displays.