The practice is pleased to announce that it has achieved Chartered Practice status, implementing the guidelines and requirements set out by the RIBA. In order to comply with the profession’s governing body standards for Chartered status a practice must operate a Quality Management System, an Environmental Management Policy, a Health and Safety Policy, and have an Employment Policy which addresses the principles defined by the RIBA including equality, diversity and inclusion.
A landmark project designed by Allison Pike has recently been completed in Bristol’s city centre. Located on the A38 Lewins Mead and Lower Maudlin Street corner, the building is an eight storey steel frame structure.
Accommodation within the new building comprises 167 Premier Inn bedrooms, of which 9 are fully accessible, with the upper floors served by 3 lifts and with a Brewers Fayre restaurant at street level. Read more
Allison Pike are proud to announce their contribution towards the Whitbread record number of hotel bedrooms completed in their recently ended financial year. A total of 5461 new Premier Inn bedrooms were added to the portfolio during the year 2015-16 and Allison Pike helped to deliver over 35% of this number through a mix of project types. Read more
At the end of November one of the original founding directors, Greg Pike, retired from the business after nearly 32 years. Starting as a partnership in 1984 at Greg’s house in Mellor Allison Pike has developed and grown over the years, incorporating in 1999 and currently sized at around 25 people based at the Disley offices.
Allison Pike have recently obtained planning consent from Cheshire East for a 19 bedroom rooftop extension to the Best Western Pinewood on Wilmslow Hotel. The new rooms will comprise 18 double and 1 accessible room all fitted out to the executive room standard of the hotel, with luxurious walk in showers, contemporary décor and bespoke case goods.
Allison Pike has launched its new look Instagram page using smaller images, like a jigsaw, to build up a bigger image. The page follows in the footsteps of famous US Rapper A$AP Rocky showcasing some of the best projects completed by APP. The most recent posts feature sketches of the newly completed Butlins Chalets at Minehead which work extremely effectively on the Instagram format, that allows three pictures to be posted across with small spaces in between.
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Built by Hydes Brewery before WW2 this project involved the conversion of a 1938 listed building, a rare well preserved example of a new build pub of that era.
Divided into three distinct rooms: lounge, smoke room and vault the individual character of each space has been preserved and enhanced. This has created distinct authentic customer zones in this community based local pub.
Butlins new development of 21st Century chalets at Minehead recently completed and opened to guests. The West Lakes Village is a project that Allison Pike have designed, evolving the scheme since their appointment in 2012, delivering a total of 117 chalets Read more
A new landmark building designed by Allison Pike has been constructed at Worcester County Cricket Club ground on New Road in the city. The development comprises a new 120 bedroom hotel with pitch facing restaurant and a new entrance to the cricket pitches and extended Club facilities including bar and functions spaces. Read more
The Greenhouse Restaurant forms part of the Castle Green Hotel at Kendal and boasts 2 AA rosettes. Allison Pike were commissioned to carry out the interior design of the completely re-presented public areas comprising a 90 seat restaurant linked to a 36 seat lounge bar and a comfortable reception lounge. Always an appropriate name for a restaurant committed to fresh local produce, the Greenhouse benefits from an on-site kitchen garden which was the starting point for the interior design.