31
Jul 2012

Back to the future at Sandfields

As each day passes at Sandfields Barn, what stood on the site more than a century ago becomes easier to comprehend. The reinstatement of the original link between barns is now clear to see and progress on site is now motoring. The roof is on and the beautiful hand crafted oak windows installed. Groundworks have been keeping us busy, but the services are now live. A sewage treatment plant is sitting comfortably underground, along with a rainwater harvesting system. We are looking forward to admiring the green roof that will blend the full-height glazed link into the rolling landscape. Stand …read more


31
Jul 2012

Welcome GEM Magazine

From his role at the jewellery box that is The Cube to the cover of Birmingham’s new GEM Magazine, EDG Property’s Neil Edginton appears to be making an impression. The new glossy magazine has awarded Neil pride of place with front cover and lead feature coverage in their launch issue. Talking of his time at The Mailbox and his vision for new Harborne scheme, The School Yard. The magazine aims to promote what’s ‘hot’ in the south west of Birmingham, with local interest stories and events promotion. The EDG Property team wish GEM Magazine every success in the future.


8
Jul 2012

Carnival fun!

The sun certainly put his hat on for this year’s Harborne Carnival, Britain’s biggest street party outside Notting Hill and EDG Property were proud to be sponsors on this glorious summer’s day. This year, the High Street embraced its Diamond Jubilee theme, decked in bunting whilst hosting an abundance of fairground rides, stalls and entertainment. The School Yard’s famous Clock Tower even adorned Union Jack flags! Neil Edginton, EDG Property said; “It was great to see such a fantastic turn out and the Harborne community enjoying themselves at this family event, all credit to the organisers.  We are looking forward …read more


14
Jun 2012

New food zone to dine out on blossoming culinary reputation

The city’s burgeoning status as a foodie’s paradise has been given a multi-million pound boost with a string of new restaurants – as the new council put the growing sector as the heart of its first manifesto. Planners have given the green light to a new £6million scheme around the Clock Tower in Harborne- which will include three restaurants and a cookery school- while this week also saw the San Carlo group launch its new Fumo restaurant in the city centre. The School Yard scheme in Harborne is a mixed use project being developed by EDG Property, Cube director Neil …read more


1
Jan 2012

Time for Dinner!

Birmingham’s burgeoning culinary reputation is set to be further enhanced after the man who helped deliver some of the city’s most iconic buildings unveiled plans for a “foodie” hub in the heart of the city’s smartest suburbs. Neil Edginton, who is director at The Cube, wants to transform the old Victorian school with its famous clock tower in Harborne High Street into a mixed use scheme with up to three restaurants, a cookery school, a public square and 10 luxury apartments. The building – which has been under scaffolding for more than 18 months because of structural problems – is …read more