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Mason and Marlowe

Architecture Planning Permission Quantity Surveying Project Management

We are passionate about achieving results for our clients; through the production of aesthetically pleasing, yet, innovative designs, securing planning permission, and delivering projects on challenging sites.

Who We are?

Mason and Marlowe is a Manchester-based architecture, quantity surveying, project management, and planning consultancy firm. We have over 20 years experience in the construction industry with specialty in residential architecture, such as, home extensions, building conversions and renovations, and new build developments. 

We also provide planning consultancy services to a variety of commercial projects, including but not limited; typical restaurants, hot-food takeaway restaurants, premises licence (alcohol and late night licences), night clubs and drinking establishments, education buildings, and industrial and manufacturing developments. 

 

Getting planning permission can be a daunting and stressful process

Getting planning permission can be a daunting and stressful process. It is quite common that applications are full of catastrophic technical errors that leads to rejection or refusal from the local authorities, when it should’ve been a simple and uncomplicated design and documentation task that leads to approval.

Our technical expertise, experience, and knowledge of the planning policies gives us the edge in creating designs and preparing planning documentation that secures planning permissions. We are passionate about helping our clients achieve their goals while being innovative to raise the aesthetic value of our clients’ projects.

Our one-stop approach

As our client, you’ll get a level of dedication and support from our architects and managers that is simply unmatched by other firms. We pride ourselves in providing a stress-free design and planning process for our clients.

At Mason and Marlowe, our overall aim is to put you in a position where you don’t have to experience the frustrations, unnecessary expense and confusion too often associated with trying to build something in the UK.

We cover all services under one roof to help keep things simple for you, from a single site meeting to a multi-site project, we aim to provide you with one point of contact.

Our commitment to you

We Combine the development potential of the property and Realities of the site and its limitations, With our Architectural Creativity, In-Depth Planning Knowledge And support from our friendly team to deliver great projects, which you’ll be happy with.

Architectural Services

We meet with you to discuss your project objectives and produce a be-spoke design that is unique to you. 

Planning Permission

At our initial meeting, we will discuss the planning policies that affect your project and advise you on the best path to a successfully application.

Quantity Surveying

We offer quantity surveying services to our clients who want to have a firm control of project cost and accounts.

Project Management

Our team is experienced in managing construction projects through effective and efficient project monitoring and control.

Testimonials

Happy Clients

Provided an excellent services and positive attitude ? Highly recommended

Liam
Liam2021-09-06
Bark.com

Fantastic service, kept me fully informed, spoke to the council at every step of the process, kept me updated of changes and designs. Thank you so much

NASARAH
NASARAH2021-08-09
Bark.com

Provided an excellent services throughout the process. Highly recommended

Ari
Ari2021-07-06
Bark.com

This working relationship was professional but very friendly in what was a difficult COVID time. We worked safely and had FaceTime meetings when appropriate. Drawings are of high quality, then all submitted and decision came through without any hassle. I would highly recommend. More…

Yusiff Hidrey
Yusiff Hidrey2021-04-25
Bark.com

Professional attitude. First visit was good

Zam
Zam2021-02-01
Bark.com

Amazing from start to finish couldn’t fault anything what so ever made all the stress that little less stressful thank you for all your support. Will be recommending you to everyone Dr Kanadi Jagafa we can’t thank you enough for all your hard work & help. Katie & David More…

Katie Allen
Katie Allen2021-01-31
Bark.com

Applied for A5 permission for a take away. Always available for help and answers to my question and planning Team by phone and email , professional and polite. I Will definitely recommend to everyone for professional service. Thanks More…

Mohsin Ali
Mohsin Ali2020-12-05
Bark.com

Dr Kanadi Jagafa is an excellent person to work with I will definitely be working with him again and will highly recommend him to my friends

Abdul Majid
Abdul Majid2020-11-20
Bark.com

My job was too small for an out of town company but they were very professional and offered to give me a quote. I declined their offer but I was very impressed by them

Pete Stanway
Pete Stanway2020-10-17
Bark.com

Despite getting the ball rolling during lockdown and the council being slower to deal with thanks to furloughed staff: Dr Jagafa made sterling progress getting our planning permission approved. We needed to revise the plans a few times and provi information, this was all handled swiftly and professionally without problems. More…

Mike Gibbins
Mike Gibbins2020-10-02
Bark.com

"I am a developer, therefore, I like to turnover my buildings as quick as possible. Dr Jagafa got me planning approval within 5 weeks. In my line of work, approvals take at least two months. I recommend him to anyone who requires a competent representation." More… M Reply from Mason and Marlowe Ltd Thank you

Sheraz
Sheraz2020-07-24
Bark.com

Dr Jagafa is an outstanding Project Manager. It is without a doubt that he has exceptional expertise in project management as a whole within the construction industry. He also has a great personality and fun to work with. More…

Sheikh Forhid
Sheikh Forhid2020-03-01
Bark.com

Dr Jagafa is an expert on planning permission application at reasonable price .very effective services.

Ademola Alimi
Ademola Alimi2020-02-25
Bark.com

Dr Jagafa was very professional and prepared the drawings in a timely manner which allowed us to meet the planners deadlines and get us the approvals. Thank you ?

Hanna
Hanna2020-02-24
Bark.com
our Portfolio

Planning Permissions

We have experience working on a wide range of projects across both Residential and Commercial Sectors

We Commit To Big Ideas

Here at Mason and Marlowe, we specialise in planning permissions,  architectural services, quantity surveying, and project management. 80% of our new business comes from referrals. That’s a testament to how much our existing clients believe we can help their friends as much as we have helped them design and secure planning permission for their dream projects.

We regularly work with homeowners and local businesses, and are commissioned mainly for: design services, planning permission applications, premises licence applications, and building control applications. We also specialise in estimating and BOQ preparation, construction cost management, project management, cost planning and budgeting, valuation, and final accounts.

Our work covers all scales of projects, including but not limited to; Householder extensions, new-build homes, large block of flats, church and large building conversions, commercial projects such as restaurants and hot-food takeaways, night clubs, office spaces, etc.

Our work is constantly being reviewed and updated to reflect changes in planning policies and advancements in design technology; from individual homeowners to large-scale commercial clients. We believe in continuous improvement.

If you would like to speak to us about your plans for an extension, new build, conversions, commercial projects, etc., go to the contact page and leave us a message, and we’ll call you back. 

Why choose Mason and Marlowe?

We bring our experience of over 20 years in the construction industry, working on commercial and residential buildings. At the core of our approach is a focus on best practices that achieve better and satisfactory results for our clients.

We pride ourselves in our pool of intelligent and talented teams to deliver value for money to our clients by meeting their needs and maintaining work schedules to cost, time, and quality. Our team will work with you every step of the way to ensure that your ideas are achieved. We also believe in creating strong value for money through design elements that are simple, compact and functional integrated systems that create advanced buildings.

We put our clients at the heart of everything we do. Our goal is to offer more than what they expect while providing an architectural service that exceeds their expectations.

What Makes Us different From Other Firms?

Our architectural services are designed to meet the specific requirements of our clients. We work closely with you through every stage of a project, from planning and design to construction and completion. We try to understand our client’s needs and desires before we start, so the work we do is always better than what they expect.

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Mason And Marlowe

We are a full-service architectural firm that specializes in residential and commercial design, and planning permission applications. Our team of architects, designers, and craftsmen have extensive experience with the latest building technologies to ensure your project is completed on time and within budget. If you’re interested in learning more about our services or would like to schedule a consultation please contact us today!


Mason & Marlowe has been providing quality architectural and planning services for over 5 years. With our expertise, we can help guide you through every step of the process so your vision becomes reality. Whether it’s designing a new home or revamping an office space, we will work closely with you throughout the entire process to make sure everything is exactly how you want it before design begins. No matter what type of project you have in mind, there’s no better choice than Mason & Marlowe Architects when it comes to creating something truly special from start to finish!

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New Build

LUXURY APARTMENTS

Client’s requirements

We were appointed by the client to produce all Architectural drawings and Procure Planning Consent for the new development.

Making a difference

We are currently at the planning stage, and have been appointed to continue with managing the project to completion. This will entail, costing, producing a works programme/schedule, and implementing the management plan to deliver the project within budget and within the client’s time frame.

New Build

LUXURY HOME

Client’s requirements
We were appointed by the client to produce all Architectural drawings and Procure Planning Consent for the new development.

House Extension

WIRRAL

Client’s requirements

Two-storey wrap-around extension

Making a difference

We were responsible for; designing, planning, costing, detailing schedule,  and implementing the management plan to deliver the project within budget and within the client’s time frame.

We helped deliver a successful project by:

  • Designing
  • Applying for planning permission to convert it to the required use.
  • Preparing the budget and other cost requirements.
  • Preparing the project schedule.
  • Sourcing the necessary trade contractors.
  • Managing the project to delivery.

House Extension

MANCHESTER

Client’s requirements
We have been appointed by the client to increase the floor area of the sitting room and remove the chimney stack that was in the middle of the room.
Making a difference
We were responsible for designing, securing planning permission, managing the project; costing and scheduling, employment of trade contractors, and sourcing of materials.

House Extension

LIVERPOOL

Client’s requirements

Two-storey wrap-around extension

Making a difference

We were responsible for; planning, costing, detailing schedule,  and implementing the management plan to deliver the project within budget and within the client’s time frame.

We helped deliver a successful project by:

  • Designing the interior layout.
  • Applying for planning permission to convert it to the required use.
  • Preparing the budget and other cost requirements.
  • Preparing the project schedule.
  • Sourcing the necessary trade contractors.
  • Managing the project to delivery.

Architectural Services

RESIDENTIAL HOMES

Client’s requirements

The client needed new floor plans as well as the building’s previous layout.

Making a difference

We provided full designs and building control advice.

We helped deliver a successful project by:

  • Providing Architectural designs.
  • Providing designs for previous building layout as the client requested.
  • Providing advice of future rear extension plans.
  • Building control advice.

Architectural Services

COMMERCIAL (RESTAURANT)

Client’s requirements
The client needed new layout designs and Planning Permission.
Making a difference
We provided full designs, full planning, and building control advice. We helped deliver a successful project by:
  • Providing Architectural designs.
  • Applying for planning permission for Change of Use.
  • Building control advice.

Architectural Services

CHURCH CONVERSION TO RESIDENTIAL APARTMENTS

Client’s requirements
We were appointed to design and apply for Planning Permission.

Architectural Services

Manchester Luxury apartments

Client’s requirements
The building is part two-storey and part one-storey and currently used as a retail warehouse. We were appointed by the client to secure planning permission for a third storey and conversion of the building to residential luxury apartments.
Making a difference
We produced all Architectural and 3D drawings and procure Planning Consent for the new development, and the application was successful.

Architectural Services

Vertical Extension

Client’s requirements
This is a single-storey building currently used as an office. We are appointed to secure planning permission for conversion to luxury apartments.
Making a difference
We advised on the potential to add two more stories above the existing building to increase the number of apartments and generate more revenue. Hence, we produced all the necessary architectural drawings, 3D and associated planning documents and sent it off to the council. The application was successful and the client was happy with our service.
Mason and Marlowe

Architects, Quantity Surveyors, and Project Managers Servicing all of Manchester.