SSJ Chartered Surveyors

Commercial Portfolio - Refurbished Properties


Project: 9 St. Marys Place, Shrewsbury
Client: Shrewsbury Orthodontic Centre
Value: £60,000
Programme: 3 months

The project involved obtaining of Planning & Listed Building consent to change the use of the building from offices to a dental practice.

Close liaison with the Conservation Officer was required in order to comply with strict Planning conditions in the Listed Building Consent.

Project: Cirrus House, Claremont Bank, Shrewsbury
Client: Shrewsbury Sixth Form College
Value: £50,000
Programme: 2 months

We were involved with the complete fitting out of the first floor accommodation to Cirrus House, a speculatively built leisure and educational facility. The first floor accommodation is leased to Shrewsbury Sixth Form College and the works involved the design of the internal fit-out including partitions, finishes and IT, together with heating installations. All statutory consents were obtained.

Project: Mutual House, Shrewsbury Business Park
Client: Dr R Sreenivasan
Value: £160,000
Programme: 3 months

This project involved the conversion of open plan, purpose built office suite into a new dental practice comprising two dental surgeries, steriliser room, office and staff kitchen.

Planning consent was required for the change of use of the building and the finished project required full compliance with dental procedures and infection control.

Project: Abbotts House, Butcher Row, Shrewsbury
Value: £55,000
Programme: 3 months

We were engaged to undertake repairs to this Grade II Listed Building and upgrade fire precautions to comply with Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2006.

Listed Building consent was obtained and close liaison with the Conservation Officer was required to ensure the Listed status of the building was not affected.

Project: Bloxwich Hall, Bloxwich, Walsall
Client: Bloxwich Housing Trust
Value: £78,000
Programme: 6 weeks

The original building comprised a Grade II Listed structure which had been used by a major local IT company as offices. Silk Plant & Associates Limited were instructed by Bloxwich Housing Trust to completely refurbish the interior of the building in consultation with the Local Conservation Officer to improve the office accommodation, create up to date disabled access and to fit security partitions within the public areas.

Silk Plant & Associates Limited undertook a full project design and management service obtaining the necessary statutory consents, obtaining tenders, contract managing the project on site to final completion.