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47-53 Queen Anne Street

London, W1

VolkerFitzpatrick delivers fourth project for The Howard de Walden Estate

  • Design and build contract, for a six-storey, mixed use building behind a Grade II listed retained façade
  • Includes basement, two residential units and open-plan offices
  • Grade A offices (44,000 ft2) have raised access floors, suspended ceilings and reception area
  • Full M&E including air conditioning
  • Demolition of all structures, including under-pavement vaults behind four interlinked terraces
  • Temporary support works included underpinning and RMD box frames to support the façade and party walls
  • Steel frame and concrete superstructure sit on extensively underpinned and piled foundations
  • Construction of new underground reinforced concrete HV switch room and electrical transformer chamber
  • Required the partial closure of a busy road in the heart of London
  • Collaboration with Westminster County Council, Transport for London and local neighbours reduced disruption and inconvenience
  • BREEAM ‘Excellent’

Facts and figures

  • Client:
    The Howard de Walden Estate
  • Value:
    £12 million
  • Duration:
    90 weeks (excluding enabling works)
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