Build-Therm Services were contracted to assist in the refurbishment of the 60’s office block. The change of use at York House was from office space to 346 one-bed flats and gym additionally adding two extra levels to the building.
Typically, our sites have an impactful transformation of the envelope however, BTS takes pride in assisting in refreshing the look of York House. In addition to this, the use of the building will be moving from commercial to residential one-bed studios. The work includes a gym and amenities on lower levels. The works consisted of re-insulating the walls, rendering, and painting of windows in keeping the style of the building.
The client did not require to replace the façade, but they wanted to update and refresh the look of the building. We also provided an extension to the top of the building to utilise the number of apartments that can be created.
Scope of work includes: