St Jude’s Cottages

ABOUT

Client:

Runnymede Borough Council

Services:

Building Surveying, Quantity Surveying, Contract Administration, CDM Coordinator, Principal Designer, Party Wall

Value:

£47,823 for demolition and enabling works £877,054 for refurbishment works

PROJECT SUMMARY

Conversion of a historic Victorian building (former hospital and then a hostel) to 6 No. luxury apartments. The works included full strip-out, structural alterations, re-roofing, replacement of hanging tiles and windows, installation of new water, gas and electrical supplies, installation of water distribution and foul water drainage, electrical re-wiring, installation of mechanical ventilation, kitchens and bathrooms fit-out, re-plastering, redecorations and hard landscaping.

The conversion provided high standard modern apartments for rental market. The externals of the building have been sympathetically restored to its original appearance.