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Halifax uK


Jack Wills was the first fashion retail offering at the historic Dean Clough Mills site in Halifax.

Dean Clough Mills' regeneration is a project that has already spanned decades. It continues to turn what was once Europe's biggest carpet mill into a centre of retail and commercial spaces with over 150 companies occupying the vast complex of historical buildings

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- concept design
- technical design pack

- joinery detail design
- implementation

- local authority planning

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in with
the old...
and the new

Jack Wills took over the standalone Axminster Building and was determined to keep its spirit and history within the newly created retail environment.

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big changes

The ambitious design completely reconfigured the internal structure and re-built two sides of the Grade II listed building.

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a grand facade

A new imposing double-height entrance was created with an elevated grand terrace, complete with a series of reclaimed Victorian lamp posts.

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brand personality

The exposed brickwork and timber beams make for classic storytelling features, perfect for Jack Wills' brand of British heritage and style.

DESIGN documents

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