Chance Heritage Trust has been awarded funding to look at development
opportunities for Soho Foundry, Smethwick in the West Midlands. The
Foundry is a Grade 2* Listed, Scheduled Monument, which sits within the
Galton Valley Conservation Area; part of the Black Country Unesco
GeoPark.The site is a testament to the partnership of pioneers Matthew
Boulton and James Watt with huge significance to the industrial heritage
of the area. To ensure a future for the site we are requiring an
architect lead design team to develop a conceptual design and
feasibility report, highlighting potential future options for this
unique heritage asset.
The deadline for tender applications is 12 noon on
Friday 18th March 2022.
Further details, including scope and submission, can be found in the
following tender document.