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News 2017-09-27T11:26:31+00:00

Coastal Town Regeneration Project

  Martello is honoured to be part of this five-year ongoing, £1.8 million heritage Folkestone Town restoration project. The completed work has already reflected such a positive impact on the appearance of Folkestone Town, which has seen its popularity grown as a new seaside cultural hotspot in recent years. [...]

By | July 12th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

New Project; The Sands – St Mary’s Bay

We're really excited to be able to announce that Martello Building Consultancy have been appointed by Compass Builders Ltd to act as Employers Agent and Technical Architect for an 85 unit residential scheme in St Mary's Bay. The site site in an enviable position, close to a beautiful sandy beach [...]

By | October 10th, 2017|Categories: Employer's Agent, Technical Consultants|0 Comments

Joining the Circle Part 2 – New Access to the Viaduct from Beach Street

In one of my previous articles, "Folkestone Harbour Approach Viaduct & Sming Bridge - Joining the Circle" I was talking about how the refurbishment and opening up of this new public space in Folkestone was a positive way to reconnect the former railway station and viaduct to the town. [...]

By | October 10th, 2017|Categories: Community|0 Comments

Folkestone Triennial – My ‘Double Edge’ Perspective

After our involvement in the 2014 Folkestone Triennial, the team at Martello Building Consultancy were really excited at the opportunity to take on the role of Technical Consultants for the 2017 Folkestone Triennial - 'Double Edge'. Working with the array of world renowned artists and alongside the excellent Triennial Project [...]

By | September 14th, 2017|Categories: Community, Technical Consultants|Tags: |0 Comments

Folkestone Triennial 2017 – Wall – Artist Alex Hartley

'Wall' by artist Alex Hartley is one of the exciting new art installations for Folkestone Triennial 2017 - 'Double Edge'. The piece which was commissioned by the Creative Foundation for this year's exhibition is located on the East Cliff of Folkestone - here's the artist's description of the work taken [...]

By | August 28th, 2017|Categories: Community|Tags: , |0 Comments

Custom House Project – Poseidon Rising

At the start of July, Martello Building Consultancy started a project to refurbish one of the iconic buildings that stands on the old Folkestone Harbour site - the surviving section of the old Custom House. The Folkestone Harbour Custom House was built in 1859 to a design by [...]

By | August 11th, 2017|Categories: Project Coordination|Tags: |0 Comments