SSJ Chartered Surveyors

Commercial Portfolio - New Builds


Project: Column House, Shrewsbury
Client: Turner Peachey Chartered Accountants
Value: £680,000
Programme: 6 months

For this project, the company undertook a full project design and management service for the client which included the demolition of an original 1960s library structure, followed by the complete internal refurbishment of the existing three storey building. The project also involved the design and construction of a two storey extension at the rear of the property to provide open plan office accommodation.

The property is located in the Conservation Area of Shrewsbury and therefore sensitive design was paramount in order to bring this project through to fruition.

The scheme included the complete refurbishment of the building including finishes, electrical installations, heating and IT.

Project: Coronation Club, Black Heath, Birmingham
Value: £1.3 million
Programme: 30 weeks

We were engaged by the Coronation Club following a compulsory purchase order on their existing building to negotiate the compensation for their original club premises and subsequently acquire a new site and carry out a full design and project co-ordination service for the construction of their new facility

Project: New Sports Hall, Ellesmere College, Ellesmere
Client: Ellesmere College
Value: £1.2 million
Programme: 25 weeks

We were engaged by Ellesmere College as employer’s agent to procure the design and construction of a new purpose built sports facility. We prepared the employer’s requirements documentation, obtained competitive tenders and monitored the project to completion.

Project: Wellington Road Surgery, Newport, Shropshire
Client: Wellington Road Surgery
Value: £600,000
Programme: 12 months

We were engaged to create additional consulting rooms, together with ancillary accommodation including chiropody, conference facilities and additional patient waiting areas. The scheme involved improvements in disabled access which included for the installation of a passenger lift and the improvement of endoscopy facilities, including the creation of improved sterilisation facilities, refurbishment of treatment rooms, together with improvements in nurse care facilities.

Project: Linden Hall Surgery, Newport, Shrophire
Client: Linden Hall Surgery
Value: £260,000
Programme: 6 months

We were engaged by the Practice Partners to prepare a scheme for the introduction of two additional consulting rooms, together with library / study centre to be used by trainee GPs, graduating from Keele University. The scheme also included for improvements to the main entrance, including improvements to disabled access with installation of a wheelchair platform lift fitted externally of the building. The project was completed to programme and to budget. It was complicated by the fact that the building is Grade II Listed and therefore consultation with the Local Authority, in particular Conservation, was required in order to ensure that the design was undertaken taking into account the Conservation Officer’s requirements.