Welcome to Carlton
With over 130 years’ experience, Carlton has fine-tuned the production of a broad spectrum of high quality, durable bricks from its manufacturing base in Yorkshire. Carlton boasts the ability to manufacture monotone colour blends in rustic, dragwire, smooth and sand faced textures, which are widely used for contemporary brickwork detailing in commercial, retail and residential developments. The Company produces durable, versatile blends that are renowned for their ability to seamlessly match 20th century brickwork and excel in sensitive conservational specifications for specialised restoration or refurbishment projects. Our collections are ideal for new housing, commercial developments and individual self-build projects, complementing a vast array of vernacular architecture.
Products are currently manufactured in accordance with the requirements of British Standard BS EN 771-1. All our products offer outstanding properties of total durability, being F2 rated and fully frost resistant. We operate independently verified ISO 9001 Quality, ISO 14001 Environmental and ISO 50001 Energy management systems. Products also comply with the BES 6001 Responsible Sourcing standard.
Michelmersh Brick Holdings PLC
Carlton forms part of Michelmersh Brick Holdings PLC, a UK stock market listed company producing over 125 million clay bricks and pavers annually. The Group currently owns Carlton, Blockleys, Charnwood, Floren.be, Freshfield Lane, Hathern Terra Cotta and Michelmersh. Using modernised production methods that emphasise sustainable building solutions and adhere to the most stringent production requirements, Michelmersh guarantees high quality product standards with a low ecological footprint. The Group remains at the forefront of industry innovation and was the first clay product manufacturer in the UK to offer intuitive Building Information Modelling files, hosted on its dedicated platform bimbricks.com.
Michelmersh strives to be a well invested, long term, sustainable and environmentally responsible business which has evolved from brands that enjoy rich heritages, becoming one of the most trusted names behind today’s prestigious built environments. With the latest technology and distinct designs, we exceed the expectations of our clients and their architects whilst retaining a reputation for beautiful, durable, natural-looking clay pieces. We aim to lead the way in producing Britain’s and Europe’s premium clay products, enhancing our built environment by adding value to the architectural landscape for generations to come.
We are Michelmersh Brick Holdings PLC: we are Britain’s Brick Specialists.