Arcus, Smethwick

Further to receiving planning approval for the Arcus Smethwick project in August 2020 Think Architecture are working with CS2 and the team to prepare tender details for this project. The tender is due for release first thing in 2021. View the full project details here

Travelodge Mansfield

Think Architecture are delighted to announce the completion of their Travelodge Mansfield project. The 63 bedroom hotel and associated A1/A3 units were completed by main contractor Harris CM in October 2020. The Hotel was handed over to Travelodge as a turn-key project. The speculative ground floor A1/A3 units await fit-out by incoming tenants. See the full project here

Lamberts Leeds Update

We are currently on site with Priestley Construction on a project at Lamberts Yard. This is one of the original medieval Burgage plots running off Briggate in Leeds and contains an Elizabethan oak framed Jettied House which we are renovating. The scheme provides 20 new apartments from the renovation of the existing buildings, plus A1 and A3 uses at ground …

Crown Square Receives Planning Permission

At the Plans Panel meeting on 8th March 2018, proposals for Crown Square received a very positive response from members and was approved. Discussions are now ongoing to secure a joint venture development partner with works set to progress to the next stage very shortly. Once complete this new development will transform Kirkgate into a lively neighbourhood for the City, …

Lamberts Leeds

An application has been submitted to renovate and restore a significant historical site within Leeds City Centre. The scheme through a blend of uses seeks to rejuvenate Lamberts Yard into a place to work, play and live. This recreates the historic use of the Yard where commercial and domestic sat side by side. Importantly the scheme proposes the renovation of …

Planning application submitted for Crown Square, Leeds

think have recently submitted a combined application for 101 to 104 and Crown Square residential developments. These are the last pieces of the Kirkgate regeneration scheme to be brought to planning. These latest additions seek to provide 80 residential apartments in a mix of studio, 1, 2 and 3 beds; alongside over 1100sqm of retail and leisure space. All set …

Practice website relaunched

Today sees the launch of the studio’s much anticipated website. The launch marks the rebranding of the company from the rather long winded think architecture+design (so glad I won’t have to write that anymore) to the much snappier think architecture, or just thinkarch for our emails and website. Whilst we have dropped the ‘and design’ from the name we will …

Preview: Kirkgate Regeneration Scheme

The scheme received a positive review at its Pre-App Plans Panel, with Councillors keen to see the entire of the Kirkgate development brought forward as one large phase of work.