Housing and Residential

Palatial Private Residence – Leicestershire

This beautiful,  multimillion pound development in Birstall included a leisure complex, swimming pool, cinema room, and a fully integrated automated control system. The main building is built on  traditional foundations and includes underfloor heating throughout. The main envelope is of traditional build with pre-cast concrete pillars and balconies. The internal finishes were of an extremely high specification and standard, including stainless steel spiral staircases and a luxurious kitchen.




Stunning Modern Development of Eight Individual Houses – Dunston Bassett

In the heart of the delightful village of Dunston Basset, this undertaking featured the design and construction of eight individual houses, for sale on the private market. The project, located in a conservation area demanded extremely sensitive site operations and was awarded the best small development by the local county council.



Leafy Twelve House Estate – Mountsorrell

This project for social housing company Raglan Homes, boasts 12 new build homes on a leafy private, residential street. This was initially a local park that was gifted to the council to provide much needed homes in the area. The life time homes were a mixture of two and three bed with four special need adapted homes.




Traditional Thatch Property – Skeffington

This beautiful, rustic thatched cottage in Skeffington blends both modern and traditional design ideas to create a state-of-art residential property which overlooks the valley below and boasts an impressive swimming pool.





Social Housing Estate – Leicester 


The design and construction of a new housing estate for a local social housing provider. The scheme comprises a combination of 3 and 4 bedroom houses and 2 blocks of 1 bedroom flats. In carrying out this project D.W Hicks were responsible for managing the layout of the estate in order to maximise the quantity of units to provide the client with best gross development value. We also managed the technical design to enable the quickest and most effective buildable solution on site.