Projects and case studies featuring shingles and shakes on BUILDING DESIGN. Inspiration and ideas to help you find the best solution for your project.
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  • Marley: Cedar shingles for award-winning homes - Norfolk Broads
    Cedar shingles for award-winning homes - Norfolk Broads
    Marley
    A custom-built detached home situated on a peninsula in a secluded lagoon, which won a number of leading industry awards, features Western Red Cedar shingles from Marley. Located in the Norfolk Broads, Britain’s largest...
  • Marley: Shingle roof solution for school in conservation area
    Shingle roof solution for school in conservation area
    Marley
    Marley Shingles made from Red Cedar were specified for the new performing arts space at Frensham Heights School in Farnham. This was to help the building blend into its natural environment as the courtyard looks over a...
  • Marley: Roofing battens and cedar shingles, James Hayward Estate
    Roofing battens and cedar shingles, James Hayward Estate
    Marley
    JB-RED® BS5534 roofing battens and JB Western Red Shingles® were used to deliver a sustainable roof and wall solution on the James Hayward Estate in London
  • Marley: Fire-retardant cedar shingles, Shornewood Country Park
    Fire-retardant cedar shingles, Shornewood Country Park
    Marley
    Marley supplied 147 bundles of Fire Retardant (FRT) Western Red Cedar shingles to this project. A complete new build, the centre acts as a country park and restaurant alongside a children’s activity centre. The building is...
  • Marley: Western Red Cedar shakes for new ride at Alton Towers
    Western Red Cedar shakes for new ride at Alton Towers
    Marley
    Marley's Western Red Cedar shakes were specified for the huts on Alton Towers Resort’s latest attraction, Wicker Man, which opened in April 2018. Wicker Man is the UK’s first new wooden rollercoaster to be built in over 20...
  • Silva Timber: Western Red Cedar shingles - Durham University
    Western Red Cedar shingles - Durham University
    Silva Timber
    The Palatine Centre at Durham University was designed and built with sustainability very much in mind. Four years in the making, the £50m development programme created a hub at the heart of the city. Western Red Cedar...
  • Marley: Shakes make sustainable roof for Archerfield Links
    Shakes make sustainable roof for Archerfield Links
    Marley
    The Nike Performance Fitting Centre at Archerfield Links is a world-class golf facility built on the Archerfield estate. The main challenge for Aitken Turnbull Architects was to combine the clean, contemporary feel of the...
  • Marley: Marley Shingles for Llwynderw School
    Marley Shingles for Llwynderw School
    Marley
    Marley Shingles made from Western Red cedar with FRT Exterior® fire retardant treatment (AA Rating) provided this primary school in Swansea with feature cladding to the curved external walls, in order to create what the...
  • Marley: Western red cedar shingles for Elmswell eco-housing
    Western red cedar shingles for Elmswell eco-housing
    Marley
    Marley supplied 930 bundles of Shingles and 245 kilos of nails for use on a development of 26 affordable eco-homes commissioned by Orwell Housing Association and the Suffolk Preservation Society. The project increased the...
  • Silva Timber: Western Red Cedar shingles, Western Energy HQ, Mold
    Western Red Cedar shingles, Western Energy HQ, Mold
    Silva Timber
    West Coast Energy, a renewable energy business, had outgrown its previous office space in Mold, Flintshire and wanted to move to a new building, built using sustainable methods and materials to reflect the corporate ethos.
  • Marley: Shingles for historic Greek Theatre, Berkshire
    Shingles for historic Greek Theatre, Berkshire
    Marley
    JB Shingles were specified for the Greek Theatre at Bradfield College, Berkshire, a world-renowned amphitheatre for hosting plays in Ancient Greek. In 2009 it was condemned after falling into disrepair causing safety issues...
  • Marley: Marley Shingles for new-build Passivhaus archive centre
    Marley Shingles for new-build Passivhaus archive centre
    Marley
    Hereford Archive Centre is the UK’s first archival storage building to be designed and built to the Passivhaus standard. The main storage building is an unperforated concrete structural box with JB Shingle cladding. It holds...
  • Marley: Treated cedar JB Shakes, Alnwick Tree House
    Treated cedar JB Shakes, Alnwick Tree House
    Marley
    Marley supplied 249 bundles of sustainably sourced treated cedar shakes, 305 bundles of clean cedar shakes (ie not treated), and 48 bundles of clean cedar shingles for the building of the Alnwick Tree House, located in the...
  • Marley: Canadian cedar shingle roofing, listed highland cottage
    Canadian cedar shingle roofing, listed highland cottage
    Marley
    The Bothy at Gorthleck in the Scottish highlands required external refurbishment due to the failure of the existing heather roof. The roof was re-specified using JB Shingles from Canadian Red Cedar, supplied by Marley, to...
  • Marley: Maintenance-free cedar shingles for Woburn Center Parcs
    Maintenance-free cedar shingles for Woburn Center Parcs
    Marley
    Marley Shingles were specified for the new Center Parcs Village, Woburn Forest, by David Gallimore at Holder Mathias Architects. Gallimore previously specified Marley JB Shingles at Whinfell Forest, in Cumbria, and was very...