The Self-Test – practical tips on how to design for residential, by Stephen Hill

17 Jul 2015

The Self-Test – practical tips on how to design for residential by Stephen Hill. It would seem an obvious approach to design homes and residential master plans that make people feel good about where they live, that are aesthetic, convenient, encourage well-being and engender a sense of community. But in reality ...

The Self-Test – practical tips on how to design for residential by Stephen Hill. It would seem an obvious approach to design homes and residential master ...

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Holder Mathias extends partnership alongside practice-wide promotions

11 Jun 2015

Holder Mathias extends partnership alongside practice-wide promotions. International award-winning architects, Holder Mathias has made a series of significant promotions to strengthen the practice for the future. Former Director,  Max Poole has joined the partnership after 15 years with the practice working on a series of retail-led, town centre mixed-use schemes. As part of ...

Holder Mathias extends partnership alongside practice-wide promotions. International award-winning architects, Holder Mathias has made a series of significant promotions to strengthen the practice for the future. Former ...

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A single focus on retail will not help our town centres thrive, by Peter Gamble

1 Jun 2015

A single focus on retail will not help our town centres thrive, by Peter Gamble. Town centres and high streets should seek to create places that people enjoy, recalling the character and feeling of the best European cities, argues Peter Gamble in a recent article. The drivers of urban regeneration have ...

A single focus on retail will not help our town centres thrive, by Peter Gamble. Town centres and high streets should seek to create places that ...

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RICS Awards 2015 – Longbridge Town Centre

26 May 2015

Longbridge Town Centre, received two awards at the RICS Awards 2015. Best Regeneration Project RICS Project of the Year 2015  Longbridge Town Centre, by St Modwen, is the largest regeneration project in the West Midlands located on the former MG Rover production plant. Read more on the project here.

Longbridge Town Centre, received two awards at the RICS Awards 2015. Best Regeneration Project RICS Project of the Year 2015  Longbridge Town Centre, by St Modwen, is the largest ...

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MIPIM Award Winner 2015 – Center Parcs Woburn Forest

13 Mar 2015

MIPIM Award Winner, Center Parcs Woburn Forest Awarded Best Hotel and Tourism Resort.
Peter Gamble and Niall Roberts from NTR Planning were thrilled to take to the stage at the ceremony in Cannes to receive the award in person. Center Parcs Woburn Forest takes a highly successful and much ...

MIPIM Award Winner, Center Parcs Woburn Forest Awarded Best Hotel and Tourism Resort.
Peter Gamble and Niall Roberts from NTR Planning were thrilled to ...

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Aqua Sana Spa awarded at World Spa & Wellness Awards

25 Feb 2015

Center Parcs, Aqua Sana Spa awarded at World Spa & Wellness Awards.
Holder Mathias working with Schletterer GmbH and Sparc Studio is delighted to announce Aqua Sana Spa at Center Parcs Woburn Forest has been awarded Highly Commended for Best Resort Spa in Western Europe and Scandinavia. To read more about Aqua Sana Spa, please click ...

Center Parcs, Aqua Sana Spa awarded at World Spa & Wellness Awards.
Holder Mathias working with Schletterer GmbH and Sparc Studio is delighted to announce Aqua Sana ...

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Withybush Retail Park Completes

14 Jan 2015

Withybush Retail Park in Haverfordwest Completes.
Withybush Retail Park is one of Haverfordwest’s oldest retail parks.  Holder Mathias has worked with M&G Real Estate (formerly PruPIM) on a major 7 unit renovation scheme which has led to a significant change in the tenant mix. Occupiers now include Marks and Spencer, Next, Laura ...

Withybush Retail Park in Haverfordwest Completes.
Withybush Retail Park is one of Haverfordwest’s oldest retail parks.  Holder Mathias has worked with M&G Real Estate (formerly PruPIM) ...

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Second phase to start at Swansea’s Urban Village

15 Jul 2014

The green light has been given £25 million Urban Village Development.
Builders can now work on completing the courtyard, with plans to transform the Kings Lane warehouse off Swansea's High Street as part of the construction of 30,000 sq ft of space. This area is being named the creative cluster and it ...

The green light has been given £25 million Urban Village Development.
Builders can now work on completing the courtyard, with plans to transform the Kings Lane ...

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Holder Mathias’ plans annouced for Designer Outlet Village in Cannock

4 Jul 2014

Holder Mathias' plans annouced for Designer Outlet Village in Cannock
The proposed designer outlet village would boast up to 130 designer outlet retail units, new restaurants and a cinema, together with approximately 2,000 car parking spaces within a beautifully landscaped development next to the Mill Green Nature Reserve. It would include a ...

Holder Mathias' plans annouced for Designer Outlet Village in Cannock
The proposed designer outlet village would boast up to 130 designer outlet retail units, new restaurants ...

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Parc life: Center Parcs Woburn Forest by Holder Mathias

3 Jul 2014

Zen gardens, wave pools and bowling alleys - in an English forest?
All in a day’s work for Holder Mathias at Center Parc Woburn, finds Felix Mara, Architects Journal.
Leisure buildings are hard work for their architects: hotels require intensive MEP services and recreation facilities have complex operational needs. But the brief ...

Zen gardens, wave pools and bowling alleys - in an English forest?
All in a day’s work for Holder Mathias at Center Parc Woburn, finds Felix ...

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Holder Mathias behind newly opened Center Parcs site in Woburn endorsed by Prime Minister

13 Jun 2014

Holder Mathias is the architect and lead designer behind the £95 million centre buildings at the heart of the latest £250 million Center Parcs Woburn Forest, which opened its doors for the first time on the weekend.
Guests at the fifth Center Parcs Village will experience first-hand the design work of ...

Holder Mathias is the architect and lead designer behind the £95 million centre buildings at the heart of the latest £250 million Center Parcs Woburn ...

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One Fashion Outlet wins the Magdus Best Outlet Architecture Award 2014

10 Apr 2014

One Fashion Outlet wins the Magdus Best Outlet Architecture Award 2014 As the first outlet in Slovakia, phase one of the three phase centre opened in late 2013 to great acclaim. An innovative contemporary design that creates a new leisure and retail destination around a new lake. The centre was winner of ...

One Fashion Outlet wins the Magdus Best Outlet Architecture Award 2014 As the first outlet in Slovakia, phase one of the three phase centre opened in ...

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Case Study: GMB Union Regional Headquarters, Cardiff

21 Mar 2014

Case Study: GMB Union Regional Headquarters, Cardiff by Holder Mathias Architects AJ Specification March 2014 pp56-58   The AJ specification publication releases a monthly magazine in which the March 2014 issue features a case study of Holder Mathias’ GMB Union scheme. A highly sustainable solution that involved the comprehensive refurbishment of the existing GMB Union headquarters ...

Case Study: GMB Union Regional Headquarters, Cardiff by Holder Mathias Architects AJ Specification March 2014 pp56-58   The AJ specification publication releases a monthly magazine in which the March 2014 issue ...

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Holder Mathias submit plans for second phase of Swansea Urban Village

13 Mar 2014

Holder Mathias, have submitted plans for the second phase of the £25 million Swansea Urban Village development, which  is transforming the historic heart of Swansea, and will create  Wales’ first ‘creative hub’ in the area. The second phase of the regeneration project will complete the courtyard envisaged in the original masterplan ...

Holder Mathias, have submitted plans for the second phase of the £25 million Swansea Urban Village development, which  is transforming the historic heart of Swansea, ...

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Hounslow making progress on site

28 Feb 2014

After gaining planning consent in February 2012, Holder Mathias have been working with London based property developer Dukelease Properties Ltd., the housing association A2Dominon, and Barroerock Construction Ltd. Delivering a mixed use scheme comprising 101 residential units and ground floor retail. Situated on Hounslow High Street in West London, the project ...

After gaining planning consent in February 2012, Holder Mathias have been working with London based property developer Dukelease Properties Ltd., the housing association A2Dominon, and ...

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Holder Mathias’ £25m Urban Village Development for Coastal Housing wins mixed-use development of the year!

31 Jan 2014

Holder Mathias’ £25m Urban Village Development for Coastal Housing wins mixed-use development of the year! Holder Mathias is delighted that their £25m Urban Village Development for Coastal Housing, in Swansea City Centre, has been named mixed-use development of the year at the 2014 Placemaking Awards. Terry Morley, partner and lead architect for ...

Holder Mathias’ £25m Urban Village Development for Coastal Housing wins mixed-use development of the year! Holder Mathias is delighted that their £25m Urban Village Development for ...

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Holder Mathias’ ONE Fashion Outlet launches to Slovakian public

22 Nov 2013

A UK architectural practice is behind a state-of-the-art shopping centre in Slovakia that has just opened its doors for the first time. Holder Mathias, based in London with offices in Cardiff and Munich, worked with ONE Fashion Outlet to develop the retail outlet on the D1 Highway in Voderady outside of ...

A UK architectural practice is behind a state-of-the-art shopping centre in Slovakia that has just opened its doors for the first time. Holder Mathias, based in ...

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LIVING SPACE. Space for Living: An NLA Exhibition by Holder Mathias Architects

22 Nov 2013

The projects displayed in this exhibition demonstrate different approaches to residential design communicating our design quality and depth & breath of experience in the residential sector. The designs, which include communal facilities and services, illustrate how London could develop a more aspirational PRS product. The exhibition will run from the 4th November ...

The projects displayed in this exhibition demonstrate different approaches to residential design communicating our design quality and depth & breath of experience in the residential ...

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Holder Mathias secures planning for 37 unit residential scheme in York city centre

23 Sep 2013

New flats and shops are to be built in the centre of York after planners approved proposals for the city’s Castle Piccadilly area. The development site, owned by Lasalle Ltd, includes the former Banana Warehouse and adjacent buildings between Piccadilly and the River Foss. Retaining the façade of the warehouse, the ...

New flats and shops are to be built in the centre of York after planners approved proposals for the city’s Castle Piccadilly area. The development site, ...

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Construction continues for Center Parcs Woburn

18 Sep 2013

Construction continues on site with an anticipated completion of Spring 2014, when the 16,000m2 pool and leisure building together with the 24,000m2 sports, conference and spa complex are opened to the public. The design of this Center Parcs is the most exciting yet with beautiful  forest landscapes, the largest Subtropical ...

Construction continues on site with an anticipated completion of Spring 2014, when the 16,000m2 pool and leisure building together with the 24,000m2 sports, conference and ...

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