Charity sector

  • Rye Meads Nature Reserve: new path
    Rye Meads Nature Reserve: new path

    The site: A wetland reserve beside the River Lee which is the RSPB's only nature reserve in Hertfordshire. The reserve comprises a variety of wetland habitats, including lagoons, pools, reed beds and scrapes. These support birds such as wildfowl, waders and bitterns, as well as many other kinds of wildlife.
    The brief: Following a successful application for grant funding, Maydencroft...

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  • Amwell Nature Reserve: timber works
    Amwell Nature Reserve: timber works

    The client: Herts and Middlesex Wildlife Trust.
    The brief: The works included small scale demolitions; minor grading and timber fencing (post & rail, post & wire, hit & miss with concrete posts, timber handrails and leaning rails); installing wooden gates, boardwalks and viewing platforms; installation of a new timber bridge and the restoration and relocation of an old cast iron...

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  • Myddleton House: bridge construction
    Myddleton House: bridge construction

    The site: Myddleton House is the headquarters of the Lee Valley Regional Park Authority. It was once owned by E A Bowles (1865 to 1954) who devoted much of his life to the creation of the beautiful garden. The garden is now open to the public.
    The brief: To replace the original bridge which was made from a rare and...

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  • Chiltern Woodland Burial Park: access boardwalk
    Chiltern Woodland Burial Park: access boardwalk

    The site: Set in 72 acres of beautiful mixed woodland close to Beaconsfield in Buckinghamshire, Chiltern Woodland Burial Park is the largest of the three woodland cemeteries owned by the Woodland Burial Parks Company.
    The brief: Maydencroft were approached to find a solution for having a suitable walkway through to a more exclusive burial area within the woodland.
    Our solution:...

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