Further growth for Peak Architects with two new appointments

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Sheffield and Peak District based architectural practice, Peak Architects, welcomes architect Patrick Arends to its team as the company enters a period of further growth.

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Peak Architects announce Patrick Arends as new Director

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Sheffield and Peak District based architectural practice, Peak Architects, welcomes architect Patrick Arends to its team as the company enters a period of further growth.

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Peak Architects re-imagine contemporary living for a 19th century hunting lodge

Sheffield and Hope Valley based firm, Peak Architects, has received planning approval for a contemporary sub-terranean extension to a 19th Century Grade II listed property, Thickwood Lodge, set on the eastern edge of the Peak District National Park.

Creative kids win local Design-a-Den competition

The judging panel included a representative from each company with guest judge, Lord Burlington, Chair of Devonshire Educational Trust, also rising to the challenge.

Lord Burlington of Devonshire Educational Trust announced as judge for Design-a-Den competition to encourage creativity in children

Peak Architects and three local companies behind the recently launched Design-a-Den challenge are delighted to announce Lord Burlington, Chair of the Devonshire Educational Trust, as one of the judges to find the best imaginary hideaway across Derbyshire and South Yorkshire.

New competition helps build positivity in South Yorkshire & Derbyshire

Peak Architects has teamed up with three local companies to encourage a little constructive thinking across South Yorkshire and Derbyshire as they launch a new competition to challenge primary-aged children to design their very own den.

Design-A-Den Competition

We’re on a mission to find the best imaginary hideaway across South Yorkshire and Derbyshire in our ‘Design a Den’ Challenge with some great prizes to be won!

Part Q Planning Success

Peak Architects are delighted that we have received planning permission for the conversion of concrete framed barn into 5No market residential units on an open site in Tickhill.

New Community Centre

Peak Architects are delighted to be working with a community group to create a new community centre/hub - initial studies are looking at the overall design and materiality...hopefully the client will like the proposed use of 'Corten steel' cladding.

Merry Christmas and Thank You!

As we draw to the end of 2018, I just want to say a huge thank you to our clients, friends, colleagues and everyone at Peak Architects.

Peak District Planning Awards Success.

We are delighted that Peak Architects picked up two awards last night at the 'Peak District Planning Awards'. We were very fortunate to win in the best non-residential category for our Chatsworth Stickyard Project and win a commendation in the same category for our Chatsworth Birdhide Project.

Sheffield Design Awards

Peak Architects attended their first Sheffield Design awards last night at the Trafalgar Works in Sheffield. What a fantastic night we had with Peak Architects 'Chatsworth Birdhide Project' being highly commended in the Small projects Category and winning 'The Peoples Choice Award'.

Chatsworth's Learning Centre

A sneak preview of the professional photography on Peak Architects new learning centre for the Devonshire Education Trust.

Dukes Barn Outdoor Activity Centre

Peak Architects completed the final snagging on the Dining Room extension for the Dukes Barn Outdoor Activity Centre yesterday and apart from a few snagging items and a final clean the project was looking glorious in the Sunshine.

Another 'Old Vicarage' in the Hope Valley

Peak Architects contemporary extension to a traditional gritstone residence in the Peak District National Park has recently been completed.

Peak Park 'Glasshouse'

The scheme in the Peak Park provides a contemporary glazed pavilion linking a former vicarage to an outbuilding; the structure is a series of thin steel fins which have been designed to cantilever over the corner to provide a frameless glazed corner.

The 'Fish' Pavilion

We are delighted to show one of Peak Architects projects the 'fish pavilion'. Working closely with the main contractor Branden Davison from Beau Vale Construction we developed this lightweight oak framed extension for a garden extension within the Peak District National Park.

One Week - Three Planning Applications

Another busy week at Peak Architects with three new planning applications submitted across Sheffield and the Peak Park.

'The Cattle Shed' nearing completion

We managed to visit the cowshed today and it was great to see the building beginning to emerge from its scaffolding shroud and really begin to reveal its character and charm.

Art Deco Inspired House Refurbishment

Peak Architects have recently submitted a planning application for the remodelling and extending of a family home in Sheffield to provide a bespoke 5,000sqft residence.

New Sheffield Office for Peak Architects

Peak Architects are delighted to announce that fit out works to their new Sheffield office have started; the offices will open in January 2017.

Peak Architects adds Sheffield Hallam University graduate to team

Sheffield-based Peak Architects has appointed Nick Davis to its team as a Part 1 architectural assistant. Nick, aged 22, has graduated from Sheffield Hallam University with a BSc in Architecture and Environmental Design.

Brosterfield Campsite submitted for Planning

Peak Architects has been appointed by the Peak District National Park Authority to develop designs for a new amenity block and wardens’ lodge to support its application for a new campsite in Foolow within the Peak District National Park.

Chatsworth Estate’s ‘organic’ bird hide takes young twitchers into the woods

Peak Architects has designed a beautiful woodland bird hide on the Chatsworth Estate in Derbyshire. Sited on the edge of a copse of trees adjacent to the Children’s Farmyard, allowing young bird watchers to feel part of the woodland habitat, the hide has a cedar shingle-clad exterior that will slowly turn to a metallic grey, with a birch ply lining.

Planning submitted for the former Wake Smith Building in Sheffield

Peak Architects in-conjunction with Primesite UK, the Sheffield-based property developer, has submitted a planning application to return the former Wake Smith solicitors offices on Clarkehouse Road, Sheffield to their former role as family homes.

Peak Architects adds graduate to team

Peak Architects has recruited Josh Dobson to its team. Josh, aged 25, is completing his Masters Degree in Architecture at the University of Nottingham while working at the practice as an architectural assistant.

Sheffield architects win design award for Chatsworth building

Peak Architects has won the prestigious Build Award for the Best UK Small Project of the Year Award

Chatsworth Stables Opens for Business

The redevelopment of the Chatsworth Stables to provide a new restaurant and retail spaces opened successfully for business on time for the Easter Holidays.

Bank Close House Planning Application

Peak Architects have submitted a planning application to Chesterfield Borough Council for the refurbishment of the Grade II* Bank Close House.

Peak Architects Stickyard Project Nominated for RIBA East Midlands Award

Peak Architects are very proud to have one of its projects, Chatsworth Stickyard, shortlisted!

Sheffield Hallam’s leading architecture graduate snapped up by Peak Architects

Hathersage-based Peak Architects has added Petra Schwarczova to its team as part of its ongoing expansion programme. Petra was the winner of the CIAT Award for Outstanding Graduating Student in Architectural Technology; recieved a CIAT commendation for excellence in architectural technology and graduated with First Class Honours from Sheffield Hallam University. Peak Architects director, Paul Holden, speaks highly of his latest recruit: “Petra was a much-sought after graduate so we are thrilled she has chosen to join Peak Architects; the ability to attract skilled staff of Petra’s calibre is central to our approach and reflects on our growing reputation across the Peak Park and Sheffield City Region.” Peak Architects has recently been short-listed for two national architecture prizes, the RICS Awards and the Building Design Architect of the Year Awards.

Peak Architects shortlisted for RICS 2016 Awards

Second major award short-listing for Peak Architects for Chatsworth Stickyard project

Peak Architects Shortlisted!

Peak Architects have been shortlisted for this years BD Small Project AYA

The 'Cow Shed' - Works on Site

The 'Cowshed' a luxury holiday barn conversion has started on site.

Chatsworth Stables Project starts on Site

Chatsworth House Stable Block Renovation Project starts on site

The Cow Shed starts on Site

Works have started on site of Peak Architect' the 'Cow shed'.

British Hydro Association Annual Conference

Paul Holden, Director at Peak Architects will be speaking at the British Hydro Association's conference in Glasgow.

Sustainability Award

Peak architects' refurbishment of a 1960's bungalow in the Hope Valley was successful in being awarded

Peak Architects Nominated

Peak Architects are delighted that their conversion of a 1950's bungalow in Hope has been shortlisted for the Chartered Institute of Builders (CIOB)

Hydro Stations achieve Planning Success

Unanimous planning approval given for new Hydro Stations within the Chatsworth Estate

We have Moved

Peak Architects make strategic move into offices in Hathersage

New Appointment

Lloyd joins and strengthens the Peak Architects team

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