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Aloft Hotel, Liverpool

Sector: Hotels Main Contractor: Balfour Beatty Architect: Falconer Chester Hall Client: Ashall Property Services • Lime Plastering • Restoration and reproduction of historic mouldings • Hand repairs For more than a hundred years following its design in 1849 by architect J Francis Doyle, the building that is now a stunning 4-star boutique hotel in the […]

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Hammersmith Apollo

Sector: Theatre Main Contractor: GF Holdings Architect: Foster Wilson Architects Services: • Inspection and Securing of Historic Plasterwork • Repair and Restoration of Historic Plasterwork The Grade II* listed building, designed by architect Robert Cromie and noted for its glorious Art Deco interiors opened in 1932 as the Gaumont Palace Cinema. Since then there have […]

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Sewerby Hall

Sector: Buildings of Historic Interest Main Contractor: William Birch,York Architect: East Riding of Yorkshire Council Services • Securing ceilings • Lime Plastering • Restoration of internal plaster mouldings • Restoration of external mouldings Sewerby Hall is a Grade I listed Georgian country house that dates from 1714. In 1936, in a ceremony led by aviator […]

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Private Chapel

Sector: Ecclesiastical Main Contractor: William Anelay Architect: Craig Hamilton Architects Services • Manufacture and installation of architect designed plaster mouldings • Lime plastering • Lime Rendering Award-winning architect Craig Hamilton designed this private chapel as a place of worship for up to 30 people, sited in the grounds of a private lodge. Although this was […]

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Leyland House

Sector: Residential Services • Supply and installation of Ornate Interiors Standard Mouldings Leyland House is a 7,000 sq ft new-build property, complete with swimming pool and private cinema. The owners visited Ornate Interiors’ showroom looking for design ideas. Through consultation with the clients Ornate Interiors were able to determine their needs and working one room […]

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Haymarket Hub

Sector: Rail Main Contractor: Tolent Construction Architect: Reid Jubb Brown Partnership Services • Steel suspension system • Insulation • Knauf MP75 Spray Plastering The Haymarket Hub is a £22 million metro station development in the heart of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, marked by a distinctive zinc-covered roof. Ornate Interiors were appointed to carry out internal plasterwork on the […]

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Apex Hotel, Edinburgh

Sector: Hotels Main Contractor: Bovis Architect: Ian Springford Architects Services • Lath and lime plaster • Restoration of ornate mouldings • Reproduction of ornate mouldings • External render The Apex Hotel is a listed Georgian property in the centre of Edinburgh. Ornate Interiors carried out repairs to the traditional lime plasterwork, mostly onto riven laths, […]

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Leeson Park

Sector: Residential Main Contractor: Merrion Contracting Architect: Coady Partnership Services • Restoration and replication of ornate plaster mouldings Leeson Park is among the smartest residential areas in Dublin. This particular property had been converted to a dozen bedsits, a change that destroyed its former Victorian grandeur. Much of the fine plasterwork that was such a […]

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Huddersfield Town Hall

Sector: Public Main Contractor: Strategic Team Group Architect: Aedas Services • Site Survey • Lime Plastering • Restoration of historic plaster mouldings Having commissioned in-depth Advisory Reports from Ornate Interiors for town halls in Batley, Dewsbury and Cleckheaton, Kirklees Council invited the company to help the chosen main contractors Strategic Team Group with the restoration […]

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