CASE STUDIES - Hard Landscaping

Central Focus, Meadowell, North Shields

Central Focus

Client: North Tyneside Council

Redevelopment of the Meadowell area of North Shields. The levels and walls create an amphitheatre effect, while the ‘Celtic Knot’ paving is a distinctive and unique feature. This project won a BALI National Landscape award for Hard Landscaping.

CASE STUDIES - Hard Landscaping

Barnard Castle Skate Park

Barnard Castle Skate Park

Client:

The young people of Barnard Castle have been working towards a skate park for some time. The project involved laying a hard surface area suitable for skating and roller blading, fenced to match the existing multi-sports pitch adjacent to the proposed site and erect a skate park.

Chester-le-Street Hosp.

Chester-Le-Street Hospital

Client: Robertson Construction

Extensive Hard and soft Landscaping was provided by Brambledown for the new Chester-Le-Street hospital complex. The design also included the installation of ornate courtyard gardens (below) hidden away behind the hospitals main walls. These provided a relaxation area for patients of all ages at the hospital.
Car parking facilities were provided along with pathways, entrance facilities and planting throughout the grounds.

MSCP - St James Boulevard

MSCP - St James Boulevard

Client: Newcastle City Council

Consultant: Napper Architectural Design

Main Contractor: Shepherd Construction

Multi-level, multi-material paving, raised radius planter construction, electrical ducting installation, slot & surface drainage, steps and ramps, street trees, trees and shrubs and public footpath reinstatement.

Arthurs Hill Phases 1 & 2

Arthurs Hill - Phases 1 & 2

Client: Newcastle Neighbourhood Services

Consultant: City Design

Budget: £1.5 million

External revitalisation work, brick wall demolition / rebuild, fencing / gates, block paving, concreting, drainage, footpath reinstatement, door replacements, window replacements, roofing repairs, rainwater goods, redecoration, stonework repairs, rendering, planting & turfing.