Project Description

King Street, Covent Garden

Project

Project: Refurbishment, structural alterations and basement extension to Grade II Listed building.
Client: Capital and Counties
Value: £6.3M

Forcia were appointed deliver a cut and carve scheme in the heart of Covent Garden for Capital and Counties. This project consisted of the reconfiguration and extensive structural refurbishment to a listed five storey building including underpinning, lowering the existing basement level, temporary works, demolition of the existing internal structure and erection of new steel frame.

The project included several CDP elements such as new Schuco roof lights system and the new architectural metalwork. These elements were designed to upgrade the building whilst maintaining the existing period features and meeting the strict planning regulations, in one of most prestigious areas of London.