Project start: 2012
Project budget: undisclosed
Client: private
Brief: convert the Grade 2 listed building to 9 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms with a floor of communal space. The ground floor to be converted to commercial space to link with the strip of shops of Bethnal Green Road.
The client called for a diverse property redesign whereby the top floors were to be converted to residential flats and the ground and basement to accommodate the newly established crowd funding commercial area.
The building has suffered a number of fires and leaks was found in disrepair and dilapidation prior to works commencement.
A procedure of delicate redesign has gone through to retain as much as possible of the original buildings fabric.
Construction start: November 2013
Anticipated completion date: June 2014