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TOWNSCAPE HERITAGE INITIATIVE

Andrew is pleased to announce that No. 10 High Street, Haverfordwest is near completion with scaffolding and road closures being removed at the end of March 2019.  The scheme, along ...
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Costa Drive Thru – Milford Haven

PDL are delighted to have assisted MHPA with planning/architectural services for the recently opened Costa Drive-Thru in Milford Haven which is all part of the masterplan for the Milford Docks ...
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PEMBROKESHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL

The Practice is again working for this Local Authority, this time in respect of upgrading and improvements works to part of Ysgol Bro Gwaun Secondary School in Fishguard, Pembrokeshire.  The ...
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TD TYRE RECYCLING

PDL are pleased to advise that they have been engaged as Architects for a new purpose-built tyre recycling facility and offices within Carmarthenshire.
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NEW COTTAGE, ANGLE, PEMBROKESHIRE

PDL are delighted to have recently obtained planning consent for the demolition of an old ‘Woolaway’ type bungalow and replacement with a new-build cottage, which will sit perfectly within the ...
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RESTORATION OF GRADE II LISTED BUILDING NEAR LLANDOVERY

PDL are pleased to have been commissioned to carry out restoration works on the first independent bank in Wales (formerly "The Black Ox Bank") near Llandovery.  Andrew has been tasked ...
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COMMODORE HOTEL, CWMBRAN

Congratulations to ButlerWall Homes as the PDL designed Commodore Hotel site in Cwmbran has won Best Small Housing Development in Wales in The LABC Building Excellence awards. The project is ...
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PEMBROKE DESIGN WELCOME NEW MEMBER OF STAFF, AND THE RETURN OF FORMER MEMBER OF STAFF

PDL are pleased to announce that Dan Wood has joined the Practice. Dan has specialist knowledge of Revit, which will enable the practice to continue to provide our clients with ...
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Pembrokeshire College Principal’s Achievement Award

Congratulations to Connor McGarvie for receiving his Principal’s Achievement Award for Construction and Architectural Design at Pembrokeshire College in December 2017.
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Principal’s Achievement Award 2017

Congratulations to our youngest member of staff, Connor McGarvie, who has been nominated for the Principal’s Achievement Awards for Construction and Architectural Design. The award ceremony takes place at Pembrokeshire ...
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Education Project, Vale Of Glamorgan

Meirion Williams is overseeing PDL’s involvement in an ambitious College education project assisting Cardiff Metropolitan Cathedral Choir School with a series of feasibility studies ranging from Refectory extension, new Sixth ...
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Completion Of Three Projects Within The Pembrokeshire Coast National Park

Pembroke Design were initially appointed to provide a full QS services in respect of the above, and were subsequently approached to provide Architectural services for a replacement dwelling which lies ...
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Wynchway House, Haverfordwest

The successful completion of another project by Julian Mansel-Thomas, Chris Richards and Steve Duignan of PDL is the reconfiguring of the former Government Offices at Wynchway House for the Paul ...
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National Park

PDL are proud to be involved as architects on two more very interesting private houses within the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park. Both projects are well advanced on site, following a ...
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St Govan’s Inn, Bosheston

PDL have been tasked, along with local contractors, to design/build and refurbish this charming Country Inn in the beautiful village of Bosherston. The contractor is up against a tight timescale ...
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St Govan’s Shopping Centre, Pembroke Dock

PDL are delighted to have submitted a planning application to modernise the Western Way street façade of this well-established shopping centre within Pembroke Dock. Both Carl and Andrew have designed ...
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Congratulations

It was 20 years ago today that Julian, Andrew and Meirion took up their Directorships at Pembroke Design Limited, which has gone from strength to strength during that time. We ...
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Due to increasing workload, PDL have employed a new trainee architectural technician, Connor McGarvie who has joined the practice on a part-time basis in order to assist on surveys and ...
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PDL are delighted to announce that they have employed a new architectural technician, Dan Evans BSc (Hons) who has joined the practice in order to provide architectural/surveying assistance and technical ...
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West Wales Oldest Department Store

PDL, along with the contractor for the last phase of the redevelopment and extension of this family owned department store, have recently been reappointed for the next section of works. ...
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Residential Development On Edge Of Historic Town

The practice, on repeat instructions from the landowner, has recently been instructed to re-submit an outline planning application for a select residential development on a former semi-industrial site in a ...
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Port Of Milford Haven

PDL have been successful in being appointed for architectural services for small works projects, having met the Ports stringent quality criterial and the framework commission will be for an initial ...
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Velothon Wales 2016

One of PDL’s directors, Julian Mansel-Thomas recently took part in this annual event and was one of over 12,000 amateur competitors to complete the challenging course. A keen cyclist he ...
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Conversion Of Former Hotel To Apartments

PDL have just be appointed by a developer from Bridgend to convert a vacant disused hotel in a West Wales County Town into circa 25 apartments for rent in an ...
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National Park Holiday Resort, Nr Narberth

PDL have secured a number of new commissions recently relating to staff accommodation in refurbished farm buildings, and environmental study of the effect of colours on the centre of the ...
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Extension To West Wales Abbatoir

The practice has recently been appointed, along with structural engineers, to extend the increasingly busy abattoir serving south west Wales on a fast track project, where the parent company, being ...
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Residential Development, West Carmarthenshire

The practice have recently been appointed by a development company from Chichester to look at a residential development for 50+ dwellings on land that has previously been approved to the ...
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Revit Drawings For New Dwelling In Devon

The practice has been appointed by the developer to provide a Revit 3D model to aid construction coordination and detailing on a contemporary design to replace an existing house, which ...
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Extension To Village Hall, West Wales

PDL has recently been appointed to extend an original design by the practice, carried out prior to the millennium, and largely supported by community grants at that time. The works ...
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Annexe To Community Centre, Mid Wales

PDL’s in-house QS has been appointed by local architects to provide cost advice and tender documents on this and other similar projects in the area, and the proposals are currently ...
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County Town Library

PDL have been engaged by the LA to prepare 3D Revit images of the proposals to transform an existing market into a library and art gallery for the town which ...
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Charity Fundraising

Throughout 2016 we at Pembroke Design have committed to help raise as much money as possible to support the fantastic work being done by the Paul Sartori Foundation. The Paul ...
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Arts And Cultural Link Building Competition, West Wales

PDL has been successful in winning a limited design competition for the provision of an important town centre link between two prominent sections of a former urban fishing settlement to ...
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National Park Holiday Resort Back Of House Facilities, Nr Narberth

PDL have secured yet another commission from a well-established local luxury short break client to assist in the re-ordering and expanding of the whole site’s housekeeping/back of house facilities to ...
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Residential Development Near Tenby

A successful house building client, who regularly uses the practice, has commissioned us to initially carry out a density study for a large housing site that the Local Authority has ...
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Pembroke Design Limited Charity Events

PDL are delighted to be supporting the Paul Sartori Foundation by taking part in a number of cycle rides and runs throughout 2016 and we’d like to use these to ...
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Replacement Conservatory Roof, Laugharne

Gareth Scourfield has led a team that have just satisfactorily completed an innovative replacement installation of a lightweight roofing system, comprising of plastic slates on grp rafters/ring beams and foam ...
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Chapel Tower And Great Turret, Carew Castle

The Practice, led by our in-house Specialist Conservation Architect Caroline James, has been appointed by the PCNPA to provide advice on measures to minimise water ingress and damage to these ...
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Proposed Residential Development, Llangammarch Wells, Powys

PDL, led by Julian Mansel-Thomas and Steve Duignan have recently been appointed by ButlerWall Homes to design a 30 unit residential development of several house types in this popular service ...
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Holiday Homes, Ferryside

The practice, led by Chris Richards our in-house Quantity Surveyor, has been appointed to undertake loan monitoring works on the extensive refurbishment of Beach Cottages, on the foreshore of this ...
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New Offices, Haverfordwest

Meirion Williams is heading up PDL’s in-house team of Architects working on a feasibility study and planning application for an extension to Meyler House, in the St Thomas Green Conservation ...
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Sir Thomas Picton School Haverfordwest

The practice has been appointed to provide surveying services to 4 teaching wings of this busy county town secondary school of over 1000 pupils, as part of the Welsh Governments ...
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Upgrading And Extensions, Narberth Health Centre

Continuing our longstanding and successful relationship with PCD Pembrokeshire Ltd. to provide the very best in primary health care for Pembrokeshire, Julian Mansel-Thomas is heading our team to submit planning ...
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Puffin Produce Packing Plant, Haverfordwest

PDL, led by Meirion Williams have been appointed to lead a design team to provide an extension to the existing mezzanine floor in the plant in order to provide additional ...
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Former Temperance Hall, Haverfordwest

The Practice, led by Andrew Powell, have been appointed under the Townscape Heritage Initiative Scheme to provide professional services to refurbish the facades of this prominent listed building that sits ...
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Carreg Cennen Castle, Trapp, Nr Llandeilo

Caroline James, the practices in-house Specialist Conservation Architect, has recently sent out tenders on behalf of Cadw (PDL are one of the framework practices in Wales for a number of ...
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Secondary School Sports Hall Survey, Haverfordwest

PDL’s survey team, led by Carl Bentley, have carried out a detailed survey of the sports hall at Sir Thomas Picton School in Haverfordwest for Cardiff consultant architects, Stride Treglown, ...
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Listed Building Refurbishment, Carmarthen

The practice, led by Caroline James for Conservation issues and Chris Richards for Quantity Surveying and CDM services, have been appointed by the Bro Myrddin Housing Association to refurbish a ...
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Car Showroom Refurbishment, Haverfordwest

PDL’s team, led by Meirion Williams , and working with local contractors and engineers have recently completed the upgrade of Fred Rees Garages , an established County business , to ...
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Feasibility For Conversion Of Office Block, Haverfordwest

Gareth Scourfield is leading a PDL team who are about to commence work, along with engineering consultants, on a study to convert an existing 1980’s ex-government building in Haverfordwest to ...
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Proposed New Eco House, Haverfordwest

PDL are working with our clients to design an Eco house, based on Passivhaus principles, on this site on the outskirts of Haverfordwest. Julian Mansel-Thomas is currently developing the scheme ...
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Extension To Georgian Manor, Haverfordwest

PDL led by Gareth Scourfield, has been successful in obtaining detailed planning consent to infill a former servants’ yard to provide a large glazed conservatory area to form an indoor ...
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Residential Development, Crundale, Nr Haverfordwest

The practice, headed by Meirion Williams, are acting for the developer, Millbay Homes (a subsidiary of Pembrokeshire Housing Association) and W B Griffiths & Son the contractor, to provide architectural ...
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Remodelling Of Family Department Store, Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire

Gareth Scourfield is heading a team, who once again have been commissioned by Vincent Davies, an out of town department store and café, that was established well over a century ...
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Barn Conversions, Nr Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire

PDL headed up by Gareth Scourfield, are in the process of completing negotiations with PCC to convert 4 barns on the site into permanent residential use on the Fenton Home ...
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Quadrennial Inspection, Yeovilton, Somerset

PDL’s in-house Specialist Conservation Architect, Caroline James, has recently been appointed by the sites facility manager, on behalf of Defence Estates to carry out a Quadrennial Inspection to the listed ...
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New Reception Area To Existing Factory, Hendy, Carmarthenshire

Julian Mansel-Thomas is leading a team using Revit software to generate 3D images to meet the Axium Process Ltd’s brief to provide an extension on to their newly acquired premises, ...
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Basement Apartment Extension, West London

PDL, led by Meirion Williams, acting on behalf of London Developer, the Chelci Group, have been successful in securing a detailed planning permission for the extension and conversion, involving significant ...
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Fish Processing and Storage Units, Milford Docks

A team, led by Gareth Scourfield, Chris Richards and Steve Duignan, has recently handed over two buildings in the Docks to the Milford Haven Port Authority.  One of the units ...
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Speculative Units, Industrial Estate, Pontypool

Julian Mansel-Thomas and Steve Duignan have been commissioned by Rossco Civil Engineering, the owners of the land, to carry out a feasibility study and density/mix option appraisal for a number ...
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Exception Affordable Housing Site, Johnston, Pembrokeshire

The practice, led by Meirion Williams and Gareth Scourfield, have recently been engaged, following a successful pre-application response from PCC, to act on behalf of West Wales based developers to ...
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St Davids Farm Stay, Pembrokeshire

PDL, led by Gareth Scourfield and Carl Bentley, have recently been successful in obtaining detailed planning permission from the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park Authority for the conversion of surplus, fairly ...
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Cilgerran Castle, Cardigan

PDL’S Specialist Conservation Architect, Caroline James has been appointed by Cadw to explore options to conserve the outer gatehouse and lime kiln.  This ruined C13th Scheduled Ancient Monument is under ...
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Residential Development, Waters Edge, Tenby

Julian Mansel-Thomas and Steve Duignan, are working again with ButlerWall Homes to complete the second phase of this contemporary apartment block, situated on the town’s south beach overlooking Caldey Island. ...
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New Dwelling, Newport, Pembrokeshire

PDL Architects have recently been appointed to undertake the detailed architectural work, to obtain tenders and oversee the build of a stunning new home (based on a concept by others) ...
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LABC Building Excellence Awards

The practice, represented by Gareth Scourfield, were runners up in the South Wales regional award ceremony held in the Vale Resort & Spa, Nr Cardiff last week.  PDL were presented ...
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Milford Haven Port Authority

Steve Duignan is heading up a team of surveyors and engineers for the detailed work, having successfully obtained detailed planning permission for the re-provision of the Happy Days Nursery in ...
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2 Castle Square, Haverfordwest

Andrew Powell is leading a team for the practice who specialist in THI/CPG grants on significant town centre buildings, many of which are Listed and sit within Conservation Areas. This ...
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Carreg Cennen Castle, Trap, Nr Llandeilo

The practice, led by our Specialist Conservation Architect, Caroline James has recently been appointed by Cadw Properties in Care to lead a team of specialists and engineers to provide replacement ...
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Slebech Park Estate, The Rhos, Nr Haverfordwest

Caroline James, our Specialist Conservation Architect, has been appointed by the company that owns the Estate to prepare a comprehensive Conservation Plan for the existing listed buildings and parkland which ...
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Basement Apartment Extension, London

Meirion Williams has been appointed by Chelci Group a London based property developer, to extend the basement apartment of an end of terrace former Edwardian dwelling that has now been ...
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Replacement Dwelling, Newport, Pembrokeshire

Chris Richards has been appointed to prepare tender documents for another significant contemporary replacement dwelling in an area of outstanding natural beauty in the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, overlooking the ...
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Pembrokeshire County Council

Andrew Powell has recently secured grant aid for several properties, which are all prominent listed buildings in the Main Street of Pembroke. In order to comply with grant spending profiles, ...
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Pembrokeshire Housing Association

Meirion Williams has recently been appointed by local contractors W B Griffiths & Son Ltd., on a design/build contract to provide 16 OAP bungalows at Fire Tree Close, Merlins Bridge, ...
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Llanelli Rural Council

Julian Mansel-Thomas and Chris Richards have been appointed to prepare a planning application and tender documentation for the new car parking and landscaping to the Pwll Pavilion, Llanelli.  The building ...
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Presbyterian Church In Wales

Our Specialist Conservation Architect, Caroline James has put together a submission for a HLF grant for the re-roofing and other essential external repairs for the Woodstock Welsh Calvinistic Methodist Chapel ...
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PCC – LABC Award

The Practice and all its Directors and Staff have just unanimously won the …’best partnership with a local authority building control team’ of Pembrokeshire County Council’s Local Authority Building Control ...
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Commodore Hotel, Former Royal Dockyard, Pembroke Dock

The practice, acting for an international company and led by Gareth Scourfield and Carl Bentley, has been successful in securing a detailed Planning Permission and Listed Building Consent for the ...
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CADW – Bishop’s Palace, St Davids

PDL, headed by Chris Richards, have been appointed under Cadw’s Framework Agreements to provide CDMC services on high level wall repairs on this listed building in the shadow of the ...
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Consultants Panel For Pembrokeshire Housing Association And Its Subsidiary Millbay Homes

The practice, led by Meirion Williams, has been successful in being chosen from a select shortlist of consultants, to act on behalf of both the Housing Association and its wholly ...
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Market Hall Regeneration, Llandeilo

PDL, led by Julian Mansel-Thomas, are about to be appointed as lead consultants of a team of Architects and Engineers, for the preferred developer Dawnus Construction Ltd., to work up ...
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Refurbishment Works, Flats, Quay Street, Carmarthen

The practice, led by Chris Richards, has been appointed by the Bro Myrddin Housing Association to act as Quantity Surveyor on this refurbishment project for this well-established client. The works ...
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Florentine Studio, Picton Castle Estate, Nr Haverfordwest

PDL, headed jointly by Meirion Williams and Gareth Scourfield have been appointed by the international portrait artist, Nicky Philipps, to carry out a feasibility study for the conversion of a ...
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Multi-Purpose Building/Hydrotherapy Pool, Red Roses, Nn Carmarthen

Gareth Scourfield is heading a team, comprising PDL’s in-house Quantity Surveyor, and consulting structural/mechanical/electrical engineers to carry out a feasibility study for the provision of the building on this respite/holiday ...
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Residential Development, Cwmbran

A team, led by Julian Mansel-Thomas, have been appointed by ButlerWall Homes Ltd., to provide professional services to obtain Planning and Building Regulation consents for a 20+ unit new build ...
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CPG Grants, Commercial Shopfronts, West Wales

The practice, headed by Andrew Powell, continues to be successful in acting for a number of private individuals and trusts for the remodelling of the principle elevations in main streets ...
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Former Tax Office, Haverfordwest

PDL, led by Julian Mansel-Thomas, have been part of a team working on the refurbishment and alterations to the former tax office for Pembrokeshire County Council in Cherry Grove, with ...
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Site Feasibility Study, Haverfordwest

PDL, headed by Gareth Scourfield, has been appointed by the Trustees to carry out a comprehensive feasibility study of the Paul Sartori Foundation’s site in the Haven Road of the ...
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Chapel, Llanelli District Cemetery

The Practice, following a conservation report and lead by our in-house Specialist Conservation Architect, Caroline James, have been appointed by the Llanelli Joint Burial Authority to prepare a scheme and ...
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Royal Visit to Former Dockyard Chapel

Gareth Scourfield was honoured to be in attendance in a dual capacity for Her Majesty the Queen and Prince Philip’s visit to unveil the timeline wall for Pembroke Dock, commemorating ...
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Passing of one of PDL’S Founding Partners

Everyone in the Practice was saddened to hear of the recent death of Keith Williams, aged 69, after a short illness. Although he retired from the Practice almost two decades ...
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CADW Consultants Framework For Wales

The Practice, led by our Specialist Conservation Architect, Caroline James, has recently been successful in being appointed to CADW, the Welsh Governments historic environment service’s Partnership Framework for Consultants, which ...
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Residential Development, Blaenavon

PDL, led by Julian Mansel-Thomas, have been appointed by Butlerwall Homes (whom the practice are already working with several sites in Pembrokeshire) to provide Building Regulations/Working drawings for all the ...
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Residential Developments in Saundersfoot & St. Florence

PDL, led by Gareth Scourfield, have been appointed by Powells Cottage Holidays to develop two sites in South Pembrokeshire, and as they both sit in village conservation areas, a sensitive, ...
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Slebech Park Estate

Following the purchase of the whole estate earlier this summer by a British Virgin Islands Company, a team, led by Gareth Scourfield, has submitted planning and listed building applications to ...
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Affordable Housing, Merlins Bridge, Haverfordwest

PDL led by Meirion Williams, have been appointed to act on behalf of the Pembrokeshire Housing Association for the provision of a detailed planning application for 16 semi-detached dwellings in ...
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Phase 2 Barnlake Point, Burton

A team, fronted by Gareth Scourfield, has finally (after a mammoth and time consuming struggle with the LA’s Planners), secured a set of draft outline conditions for this prime residential ...
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Xcel Bowling, Carmarthen

A team, led by Julian Mansel-Thomas has recently completed the handover of the first phase of this community project for the Towy Community Church to convert the former St Ivel ...
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New Cold Stores, Puffin Produce, Haverfordwest

Following the company securing further investment from Barclays Bank, enabling it to take on new customers, it now supplies Sainsbury’s, Marks & Spencer, Waitrose, Tesco and Asda supermarkets throughout Wales.  ...
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Picton Home Farm Barns, The Rhos

The practice, led by our Specialist Conservation Architect, Caroline James, has been appointed by a Llandeilo based company, who have recently purchased the site to provide professional services to satisfy ...
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Disabled Adaptions in West Wales

PDL, headed by Andrew Powell, has just completed its 450th project to provide disabled adaptions to an existing dwelling in North Pembrokeshire.  This small team has built up an excellent ...
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