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Newcastle Architects Gain Planning Permission for Preston Neurological Care Centre

Newcastle-based architectural practice, JDDK Architects, have secured planning permission on behalf of the Sue Ryder for an innovative Neurological Care Centre in the Eastway development area in North West Preston. The scheme proposes an innovative rehabilitative and therapeutic 40 bed neurological care centre for adults with complex medical conditions such as multiple sclerosis, Motor Neurone… Full Article >

The Sill

RICS Shortlist for JDDK Projects

Two projects by Newcastle-based architects JDDK Ltd, have been shortlisted in the RICS North East Awards 2018. Northumberland National Park Authority’s The Sill: National Landscape Discovery Centre gains a place on the shortlist in both the Community Benefit and Tourism & Leisure categories whilst the conversion of Hobby Rooms within Newcastle’s iconic Byker Wall have… Full Article >

Northumberland National Park Authority’s The Sill: National Landscape Discovery Centre, Once Brewed

The Sill Shortlisted For National Planning Award

Northumberland National Park Authority’s The Sill: National Landscape Discovery Centre at Once Brewed has been shortlisted for a prestigious national RTPI (Royal Town Planning Institute) Award in the Excellence in Planning for Heritage and Culture category. The Sill opened to the public on July 29th and has since received acclaim from many of the 96,000… Full Article >

JDDK, Lord Mayor’s Design Awards

Civic Success for JDDK

Newcastle-based architects, JDDK Ltd, were double winners at the prestigious Lord Mayor’s Design Awards held on 30 January, winning both the Accessibility and Refurbishment categories with their schemes providing supported housing at Welbeck Close in Walker for Karbon Homes and the conversion of NBS’s Old Post Office in Newcastle. The Welbeck Close housing in Walker… Full Article >

Houghton Bungalows, JDDK Architects

Houghton Bungalows Designed to Adapt to Changing Needs

Construction work has begun at Houghton Le Spring on an innovative housing scheme designed especially for older residents. Durham Aged Mineworkers’ Homes Association (DAMHA) is working with its development partner, Karbon Homes, to build 19, two bedroom bungalows on Abbey Drive overlooking Sunniside Methodist Church in a £2.7m scheme the design of which is by… Full Article >