York Handmade Brick celebrate 25 years of brick manufacturing

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York Handmade Brick celebrate 25 years of brick manufacturing

As this is our 25th Anniversary year, we thought we would celebrate with a little history of our life and times at Alne since 1988.
It was then that the capital of the York Handmade Brick Company (previously the Alne Brick Co.) was acquired by David Armitage and Tim Bristow. A few years later David Armitage became the sole owner of York Handmade and was later joined by his son Guy who is now a Director of the company.

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York Handmade Brick has excellent credentials in supplying bricks to high quality self build homes. Choosing the correct cladding for your property is vital to achieving the appearance for the house that you have in mind. By using a genuine York Handmade brick you can ensure the building has all the charm and character of traditional buildings of the past. Our Maxima Range of long bricks are in strong demand for self builds of a more contemporary design.
York Handmade Brick have the capability to either replicate or make to design bricks of all shapes and sizes in a variety of colours and textures to match or create the product required. We are fortunate enough to have manufactured bricks for several award winning heritage projects conserving the glory of the buildings for generations to come.
Our Maxima range or long format bricks have been in great demand in commercial and public type buildings. We can make these bricks to the architects specification in terms of size, colour, texture and shape as we have in the jobs shown in this gallery.