Old Cottage Hospital Ashby – November update

Old Cottage Hospital Renovation

We promised you a final Old Cottage Hospital update as furniture starts to enter the building, but we thought you might like a sneak peek before then. Over the last few weeks, trades have been second fixing joinery, electrical and plumbing installations and the whole building has received a coat of paint, which has brought […]

Packington Open Gardens 2018

Packington Open Gardens 2018 sponsored by David Granger Design

This summer’s sweltering temperatures have been tremendous for sun-worshippers, but not so for gardeners. Growing conditions have been difficult, so this year the residents opening their gardens for Packington Open Gardens on August Bank Holiday Monday had their work cut out. David Granger Architectural Design Ltd, based in the village, has been a proud sponsor […]

Four Times Winners at the North West Leicestershire Design Awards

Mark Smalley and Simon Moore from David Granger Design at the North West Leicestershire Design Awards

In 2008, North West Leicestershire District Council launched its first design initiative – the North West Leicestershire Design Awards – to try and improve the quality of new developments across the district. We attended the initial launch meeting and have worked closely with NWLDC in the last decade to try and achieve high design standards […]

Old Cottage Hospital Ashby – autumn update

David Granger Design Old Cottage Hospital Ashby Refurbishment

As Autumn begins, we look back on the incredibly busy (and stressful) summer we’ve had while the conversion of the Old Cottage Hospital has progressed. The coming weeks will see the building works nearing completion, ready for interior fit-out. As with all building projects it comes with its challenges and for us as clients, it’s […]

Interior Design Sells – Lemon and Lime Interiors

The Bothy by David Granger Architectural Design, with interior design by Lemon and Lime Interiors

This is the second in a series of guest posts from carefully selected businesses with whom we work to make sure we can give our clients as comprehensive a service as possible. Today’s post is by Elaine Penhaul, MD of Lemon and Lime Interiors. There are many factors to consider when choosing to buy a […]

We’re Moving Home…

Old Cottage Hospital Renovation Ashby-de-la-Zouch

We are delighted to announce that we are restoring and renovating the Old Cottage Hospital building in Ashby de la Zouch, within the town’s Conservation Area. When the renovation is complete, the Old Cottage Hospital will be our new home. Our base for the past 25 years is a converted barn in Packington, but it […]

Award-Winning Conversion Case Study

Award-winning change of use and conversion in Leicestershire by David Granger Architectural Design

The School House in Griffydam, Leicestershire, was a run-down engineering works when we first encountered it in 2011. By 2016 our conversion scheme for it won the LABC East Midlands Award for Best Conversion or Change of Use. This conversion case study is the story of a fascinating project. We were initially commissioned in 2011 […]