whitworth art gallery

Listed Buildings

Replacing slate roof coverings and roof glazing on the Grade II listed Whitworth Art Gallery without disruption to the operation of the gallery, or damage to the building and it’s valuable contents, presented a major challenge. Manchester and Cheshire Construction responded effectively and worked closely with consultants Rider Levett Bucknall and University staff to develop carefully planned procedures for carrying out the work.

Stephen Savory, Project Manager, University of Manchester

The Whitworth, University of Manchester

The Whitworth, The University of Manchester

New Sculpture Terrace and restoration works to the Grand Hall

Client: The University of Manchester

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Ancient Worlds Gallery, The Manchester Museum

Ancient Worlds Gallery, The Manchester Museum

Major internal refurbishment

Client: The University of Manchester

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orangery tatton park

The Orangery, Tatton Park

Restoration of a Grade II Listed Building

Client: Cheshire East Borough Council / Purcell

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starbucks

Starbucks

External refurbishment of a Grade II listed building

Client: Starbucks / Jones Lang LaSalle

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portland chambers

Portland Chambers

Conversion of a disused Victorian mill into modern offices

Client: Bruntwood Properties Ltd

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whitworth art gallery

Whitworth Art Gallery

Refurbishment and re-roofing of a Grade II listed building

Client: The University of Manchester

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imperial chinese arch

Imperial Chinese Arch

Conservation repairs to the Imperial Chinese Arch, Manchester City Centre

Client: Manchester City Council

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Cheadle Hulme School

Cheadle Hulme School

Refurbishment of laboratories and the 6th form common area

Client: Cheadle Hulme School

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Crewe Municipal Buildings

Crewe Municipal Buildings

Internal and external refurbishment of a Grade II listed building including the
installation of a Sesame Lift.

Client: Cheshire East Council / Purcell Architects

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St. Michael and All Angels Church, Bramhall

St. Michael and All Angels Church, Bramhall

Renovation of the main hall and choir vestry at a Grade II listed church.

Client: Lloyd Evans Prichard

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Sandbach Town Hall

Sandbach Town Hall

Refurbishment and remodelling within a Grade II listed building.

Client: Sandbach Town Council

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Whitworth Hall Organ

Whitworth Hall Organ

Restoration of the organ, installed in 1902 by Henry Willis and Sons

Client: University of Manchester

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The Gardener's Cottage, Tatton Park

The Gardener's Cottage, Tatton Park

Conversion of a Grade II listed gardener's cottage into a tea room.

Client: Cheshire East Council

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The Engine House, Chorlton Mill

The Engine House, Chorlton Mill

Refurbishment of a Grade II listed building to provide a new headquarters
for the client.

Client: The International Anthony Burgess Foundation

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The Gardener's Cottage, Tatton Park

Longford Park Café, Stretford

Renovation of a Grade II listed Edwardian Bungalow including the
creation of a new café and washroom facilities.

Client: Trafford Metropolitan Borough Council

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Boundary Wall and Hayloft Repairs, Tatton Park

Boundary Wall and Hayloft Repairs, Tatton Park

Restoration works using traditional materials and techniques

Client: Cheshire East Council / Purcell Architects

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Queens Park, Crewe

Queens Park, Crewe

Timber repairs to the Grade II listed West Lodge, stonework to the Grade II listed
clock tower and various works to the Bowls Pavilion.

Client: Cheshire East Council / Buttress Architects

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DDA Contract 6

DDA Contract 6

DDA Implementation works in four Grade II listed buildings

Client: University of Manchester / Buttress Architects

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Dock Office Salford Quays

Dock Office, Salford Quays

Repair and external decoration of a Grade II listed building

Client: Manchester Ship Canal Company

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Adelphi House Salford

Adelphi House, Salford

Re-rendering, restoration, and reforming of intricate stonework

Client: University of Salford

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Central Library Manchester

Central Library, Manchester

Replacement of entrance paving and pest control works to Grade II listed building

Client: Manchester City Council

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Middlewalk Colonnades Blackpool

Middlewalk Colonnades, Blackpool

Repairs and restoration works to the Colonnades on the Blackpool sea front

Client: Blackpool Council

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10-12 Whitworth Street West

10-12 Whitworth Street West, Manchester

Refurbishment of a Victorian factory including the installation of a mansard roof

Client: Ove Arup

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Church of St Luke the Physician

Church of St Luke the Physician, Benchill

External repairs and repointing of the exterior of a Grade II listed church

Client: Buttress Fuller Alsop Williams

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Sunlight House Manchester

Sunlight House, Manchester

Repairs to the existing timber sash windows on a Grade II building

Client: London Stone

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