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Bats in the battlements!

Nick Childs, of Childs & Sulzmann Architects, reveals the trials and tribulations involved in gaining planning permission for a hotel extension to a Tudor castle .. more

First phase of historic school
expansion complete

The first phase of the expansion of Bristol Cathedral Choir School, an historic school that lies within the precinct of Bristol Cathedral and thought to date back to the 1100s, has been completed in time for the start of the 2017-18 academic year .. more

Childs+Sulzmann Architects
expand Bristol teams

Childs+Sulzmann Architects are delighted to welcome two new members to their Bristol teams .. more

Childs+Sulzmann advising on development sites in Monmouthshire

Childs+Sulzmann have been appointed through a competitive tendering process to advise Monmouthshire County Council on the redevelopment of redundant council owned sites across the county .. more

We were told it couldn't be done! Planning success against the odds!

Planning consents have been granted for proposals to extend and develop the historic Thornbury Castle international luxury hotel in Gloucestershire .. more

Bike sheds and boilers!

Parkinson's Law of Triviality, or 'the bike shed effect', argues that members of an organisation give disproportionate weight to trivial issues .. more

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Ickworth Pool

Working with the National Trust we converted the East Wing of Ickworth House in Suffolk into a Luxury Family Hotel.

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Watershed Media Centre
Childs & Sulzmann have been involved with the Watershed Media Centre for over 15 years. Now with 3 cinemas, and conference space it is one of Bristol's most iconic dockside locations. view community projects
Hotel Barcelona
One of a series of boutique developments for Alias Hotels. This conversion of the redundant eye hospital in Exeter was the Design Hotel of the year 2001. view more hotels
Harbourside pavilion

Restaurant Bar and Urban village hall at Hannover Quay. A key project in the regeneration of Bristol Harbourside.

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Peros Bridge
We achieved all the necessary approvals for this crucial new link across the city. Nick Childs project managed its delivery in collaboration with the artist. view project
Haverfordwest Leisure Centre
Regional standard sports facilities and competition pool in the heart of the conservation area. Completed Spring 2009.view leisure centres
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