About Us

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Michelmersh Brick Holdings PLC Group owns six of the UK’s most recognised premium brands, Blockleys, Carlton, Charnwood, Freshfield Lane, Michelmersh and Hathern Terra Cotta. These divisions operate within a fully integrated business, combining the production of premium, precision made bricks, pavers, roof tiles, special shaped bricks and bespoke Terra Cotta products. The Group also includes a landfill operator, New Acres Limited, and seeks to develop future landfill and development opportunities on ancillary land assets. Michelmersh, remains at the forefront of industry innovation being the first UK clay product manufacturer to offer intuitive Building Information Modelling files, hosted on its dedicated platform bimbricks.com.

Established in 1997, the Company has grown through acquisition and organic growth into a profitable and asset rich business, producing over 100 million clay units annually. Michelmersh strives to be a well-invested, long term, sustainable and environmentally responsible business, dedicated to delivering quality products. The Group aims to provide optimum training, security and career progression for all of its employees, whilst acting as a responsible corporate citizen and keeping stakeholder value at the forefront of ever decision.

Renowned for quality clay products, Michelmersh offers clients a bespoke service, including handmade blending and high standards of quality assurance. Each item is carefully tailored to exacting specifications for perfect finish and lasting durability. The Group’s products combine traditional strength and high achievement of modern standards to ensure that we are building for the future. We are proud of the way in which we are shaping and leading the brick industry.

The Group’s products can be used in a wide variety of contexts; excelling with sensitive conservation requirements and complementing contemporary designs to form inspiring architecture. With substantial experience of both traditional and modern prestigious schemes, the team offers a research and development service that is yet to be rivalled. We evolve the design alongside your conceptual ideas and onto the bespoke forms and blends that you desire.

So for outstanding reliability, unparalleled workmanship and high performance that meets any requirement, you have come to the right team. The Group’s timelessly authentic, warm, earthy, natural bricks give character to any build. We ensure that your development will command the character and charm that it deserves when using our products. Our clay units are specified up and down the country, issued for both public and private sectors and across a multitude of profiles, from schools and hospitals to theatres and offices. This is why it is our responsibility to offer a wide cross section of colours and rich textures to meet all your needs, fulfilling the most stringent of planning requirements. We combine unbeatable quality in volume productions that professionals can rely on, with support and logistics that beat the competition.

Design advice, superb interpretations and a first rate customer service are given to each and every project. We are committed to providing the finest level of support with all of our premium products, designed to perform as beautifully as they look, enhancing the built environment for generations to come.

We are Michelmersh Brick Holdings PLC: we are “Britain’s Brick Specialist”.