Given the listed status of both buildings, we approached the office refurbishment with the utmost sensitivity. We assessed the existing structure and detailed plans to rebuild a chimney, strengthen floors and repair the cantilever stone staircase. Finally, the ornate 1781 plasterwork ceilings were restored giving 6,636 sq ft of contemporary office space spread across six floors and a private courtyard.
Working with The Bedford Estates this created the perfect balance of old and new.
Conversion of Grade II listed former town hall into a boutique hotel and new offices
Site regeneration, creating a legacy for the benefit of the local community
The Strength behind the "Heritage" Building
A sensitive restoration of a Grade I-listed house