the old smokehouse
Status Completed, 2019
Location Canning Town, London
Project Value £2.8 million
Contractor Building Refurbishments Civils
Structural Engineer Rees Design Partnership
Cost Consultant Collabora Consulting
Party Wall Surveyor Conway Associates
The vacant site on Shirley Street, a secondary street in Canning Town, east London, was previously used as a fish smokehouse. We obtained planning permission for a mixed use development incorporating a basement car-park, ground floor office space, and nine apartments of various sizes on the upper three floors. The top floor, with private lift access and terraces, is a three-bedroom penthouse apartment.
Project partly undertaken trading as RRA Architects London Limited
RESIDENTIAL-LED MIXED USE
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