First look: Riches Hawley Mikhail rethinks rural housing types at Bank Hall

The homes, with large sliding doors to echo those of local barns, draw on the local vernacular agricultural building typologies.

Riches Hawley Mikhail has won planning for 23 new-build family houses in the grounds of 17th century Bank Hall, Lancashire, for Urban Splash, as well as renovation of the hall to provide 13 flats.

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