Largely unchanged since being built in the 1830’s, Yr Ysgwrn was the home of the poet, Ellis Humphrey Evans better known by his bardic name, Hedd Wyn. This traditional Welsh hill farm, nestled in the beautiful surrounding of Meirionnydd in Snowdonia National Park, became renowned in 1917 when Hedd Wyn won the bardic chair of […]
Flaybrick Hill Cemetery in Birkenhead is one of the most remarkable green spaces in the north west of England. It was designed by renowned Victorian landscape designer Edward Kemp and opened in 1864. At the heart of a cemetery is a Gothic Revival building which has suffered dereliction over the years. Grosvenor are gently bringing […]
Grosvenor has had a long relationship with the historic environment within the Cheshire West and Chester area. From enhancing and conserving the historic walls of Chester, to installing state of the art viewing platform at the Roodee, and re-building in its entirety the historic Round Tower at Sandiway, we have grown through our interaction […]
St. Alban’s Church at Tattenhall in Cheshire is a beautiful Grade II* listed building set in a peaceful country town. The combination of a vibrant community and focal point church has lead to a sensitive extension in red sandstone ashlar to the north side. The purpose to provide extensive space for the community including a […]
Croxteth Hall, Liverpool is a delight. Syncopated serenity along the principal facade of 1702. The facade rises effortlessly from the grounds which were the original hunting grounds of the Molyneux family. Such effortless serenity would be lost if it wasn’t for the regular conservation and maintenance of the building as a whole – warts and […]
Our work at Chester Cathedral has gone to new heights. Grosvenor have been working on one of the principal landmarks in England – the tower at Chester Cathedral. Conserving the stone is the prime aim – including re-carving beautiful details that give the tower its presence. Here are some dramatic shots of our work and […]
Grosvenor is very proud to announce that the work on the new building at St. Peter’s Prestbury is now complete. A cutting edge design which is rooted in the Gothic traditions of the past with the use of angular lines and traditional materials. The building designed for multi-use function and to be full of light […]
Grosvenor were involved in the re-building of the Sandiway Round Tower heart and soul – after it was demolished after an accident. Here’s a film that we commissioned as a gift to the people of Sandiway – who have endeavoured to restore this beautiful building Sandiway Round Tower from Andy Marshall on Vimeo.