Cloughmore Medical Centre, Cardiff

Client Objectives:

✜ Develop fully-accessible modern surgery and pharmacy premises for long-established practice
✜ Gain help with disposal of the practice’s former premises

Development Solution:

✜ Creation of state-of-the-art medical centre
✜ BREEAM ‘Excellent’ building
✜ Wales’ most energy-efficient health premises with EPC A rating
✜ 26kW rooftop solar photovoltaic panels installed providing 50 per cent of the building’s electricity
✜ Apollo assisted in the disposal of the previous premises
✜ Community engagement through Apollo-funded public art projects
✜ Split-level waiting areas with feature exposed steel
✜ Balcony with views over park
✜ Automated stack ventilation system


We selected Apollo as our development partner due to their enthusiasm and willingness to listen to our needs and wants. The results are fantastic and have transformed the way we work.
Dr Cocks, Lead GP

Working with Apollo and Rob James to create this fantastic new centre has been very rewarding. Apollo involved us throughout the process to ensure we produced a building that met our needs exactly.
Ann Graham, Practice Manager

Apollo have strived and achieved excellence at Cloughmore to create a facility fit for the 21st century.
Jane Brown, Cardiff & Vale University Health Board

I really enjoyed the visits to both Rumney and Cloughmore, very different schemes in terms of size and location, both with very different challenges. However, the one common theme was the quality and attention to detail. Very well done on another two quality schemes.
Nigel Davies, Head of Estates Development, NHS Wales


Project Type: : Creation of modern surgery and pharmacy

Project Value: £3m

Size: : 1,145 sq m;
5 GPs;
8,000 patients

Delivery: 38 weeks

Clients: Dr Cocks and Partners;
Pearn Pharmacy