Architecture 519’s design for Skelton Lake Motorway Services has been shortlisted for the Yorkshire Property Industry Awards in the Design Excellence category. Due for completion this autumn, the design for the first motorway services in Leeds features an undulating living roof structure with exposed timber beams and a double-height central glazed atrium overlooking Skelton Lake…. Read more »
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Due to the expansion of their local Nursery offer our existing client appointed us for a Change of use planning application of former restaurant on a prominent site in west Leeds to create a 65 place day nursery. The existing building currently occupied as a restaurant required internal reconfiguration and rationalisation to facilitate the… Read more »
Drone photography has recently been used to provide us with a clear overview of the site for the new Skelton Lake Services for the M1. The undulating site has inspired a design which incorporates sweeping green roof forms that rise up from the landscape. The drones capabilities has allowed us to verify key views from… Read more »
As part of the on-going technical development, one of our design team members, along with the Client and other members of the design team, recently had the opportunity to visit the Wiehag glulam factory in Altheim, Austria. A key element of the architectural design is the grass ‘meadow’ roof supported by an exposed curved glulam… Read more »
The Skelton Lake Services scheme approaches its next milestone as the project team researches and refines each aspect of the design in preparation for submission to Leeds City Council for detailed planning approval. The concept expresses a series of pavilion buildings beneath a dynamic, unifying and undulating living roof gained unanimous support when first presented at outline planning stage. The… Read more »
Architecture 519 is delighted that Leeds Skelton Lake Motorway Service Area for Extra MSA has now received outline planning permission, with praise for the design, from Leeds City Council. The design of the ‘new concept’ motorway service area includes a sweeping ribbon roof over a facility building and 100 bed hotel. This will be constructed… Read more »
Working with Extra MSA Group, Architecture519 has prepared proposals for a £50m ‘new concept’ Motorway Service Area (MSA). Leeds Skelton Lake Services is located at the Gateway to the Leeds Enterprise Zone at Junction 45 of the M1 in Leeds.
We are proud to be architects for Extra MSA Group’s £50m proposals for a ‘New Concept’ Motorway Service Area at J45 on M1 at Skelton Lake, Leeds.
Architecture519 have been working closely with Extra MSA group to develop and deliver a new concept for motorway service areas across the UK.
The commercial/retail team wasted no time in visiting the recently opened Gloucester Gateway motorway services on the M5 shortly after it opened to the public.