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Large Format Pier Caps


Cradley manufacture some of the largest extruded bricks in the UK. They are ideal for restoration, refurbishment and new build projects.

Coppings & Cappings


Coping and capping bricks are used to cap the tops of parapet or free standing walls and are available in two sizes.

Bat & Swift Boxes


Bat Boxes can be positioned high on buildings to avoid the threat from predators. Swifts boxes can be Built in to create new nest places for Swifts, ensuring longevity, safety and minimal maintenance.

Cill Bricks


Our range of cills and returns have been designed to provide the correct overhang and drip detail to ensure durability of brickwork.

Pistol & Soldier Bricks


Used to maintain brick coursing where shelf angles are introduced, external returns for brick slip cladding systems and creating brick clad lintels and soffit returns. Soldier bricks give opportunities to break up mass and add interest to large areas of brickwork.

Arch Bricks & Arch Systems


Arch or tapered bricks are used to form semi-circular, bullseye, segmental or other forms of decorative arch units to several different radii specified in the standard.

Name & Date Bricks


Made to customer specification.

Decorative Bricks


Available in a variety of patterns, sizes, colours and face textures which makes them ideally suited for a wide range of feature brickwork applications within restoration and renovation projects.

Angle & Cant Bricks


Angle bricks allow brickwork to turn through 30, 45, and 60 degree angles in plan with various bonding patterns.

The cant range allows splay detailing to be achieved within brickwork to window surrounds, corner details and other locations.

Clay Pavers & Kerbs


The quality and aesthetic appeal of clay pavers is of paramount importance to the success of any hard landscaping.

Bullnose Bricks


Bullnoses are a popular range of special shaped bricks which have long been used to soften the aesthetics on walls, around openings or to the corner detailing of buildings.

Cut & Bond Bricks


Cut and bond specials are epoxy bonded which makes them suitable for both internal and external applications where angled special shaped bricks would normally be employed.

String Courses


Used as a decorative horizontal band on the exterior wall of a building to provide an interesting architectural feature - often used to break up a monotonous expanse of brickwork.

Plinth Bricks


Plinth specials are often used to create a splay detail at the base of a building. They are also increasingly being used for corbel detailing and window surround details in association with angle and cant specials.

Radial Bricks


Radial specials are primarily used to form circular detail brickwork in plan, without having tapered joints. They also give a true, concise curve to brickwork.

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