MWA ARE HIRING

13 July 2018

MWA are seeking talented Part 3 qualified Architects for a number of exciting commercial and residential projects in the UK.

Applicants must have a minimum of two years’ post Part 3 experience, with technical detailing skills and experience delivering drawing packages for all work stages.

Applicants are required to demonstrate experience with construction projects on-site and and have the ability to visualise, illustrate and present ideas clearly.

All Applicants should be highly motivated and enthusiastic, with excellent communication and organisational skills.

Applicants should have strong writing ability, be confident, attentive and pro-active and should be fluent in both spoken and written English.

Applications including a CV and a selected portfolio of your work should be emailed to info@mw-a.co.uk (maximum 8MB).

Postal applications should be mailed to Tim Blackwell, Marek Wojciechowski Architects, 66-68 Margaret Street, London, W1W 8SR, UK

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Knight Frank has launched the sale of Great James Street

02 July 2018

This grade II Listed property in the heart of Bloomsbury is now on the market with Knight Frank.

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West End commercial mixed-use scheme submitted for pre-planning

28 June 2018

Marek Wojciechowski Architects have been instructed to prepare a pre-planning application for the proposed works to 34-37 Eastcastle Street.

The development combines three buildings (34-35, 36 & 37 Eastcastle Street) to provide new retail and office spaces.

The design, massing and materials of the building have been developed following close consideration of the site and its context.

Size: 30,976 sq.ft
Type: Mixed Use
Client: Northern & Midland Holdings Ltd.
Status: Pre-Planning
Planning Consultant: Savills Ltd.
Structural Engineer: Heyne Tillett Steel Ltd.
Daylight/Sunlight Surveyor: Point 2 Surveyors Ltd.
Rights to Light Consultant: Point 2 Surveyors Ltd.
Heritage: Donald Insall Associates Ltd.
Rendering: Marek Wojciechowski Architects

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160-164 Hurlingham Road Planning Application Submitted

27 June 2018

MWA have recently submitted a planning application to LB Hammersmith & Fulham for the redevelopment of a former London Omnibus depot in the Hurlingham Conservation Area.

The proposals closely match those which were granted planning consent by development planning committee in February.

The exciting new scheme looks to deliver over 65,000 sq.ft of high quality, modern, flexible office space for Hammersmith & Fulham.

Size: 65,800 sq.ft
Client: Sandown Properties Ltd.
Status: Planning
Planning Consultant: Bidwells
M&E Engineer: Cundall
Quantity Surveying: Abakus Consulting Ltd.
Structural Engineer: Form Structural Design
Transport Consultant: Motion Transport
Daylight/Sunlight Surveyor: Malcolm Hollis
Heritage Consultant: Bidwells
Fire Engineer: International Fire Consultants
Rendering: Marek Wojciechowski Architects

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Broadhurst Gardens nears completion

27 June 2018

Works draw to a close at one of our end-user residential projects in West Hampstead.

Once complete, the large rear extension and conversion of two self-contained flats back to their original use as a single house, creates a vibrant home for a young family.

Read more about the project here.

Size: 5,600 sq.ft
Client: Private
Status: Construction
Structural Engineer: Sinclair Johnston
M&E Engineer: Cundall
Quantity Surveyor: Millbridge Group
Contractor: Cape Construction

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30 Old street wins the 2018 Schueco Excellence Award for Design & Innovation

26 June 2018

We are excited to announce that 30 Old street won the 2018 Schueco Excellence Award for Design and Innovation in the refurbishment projects category.

Read more about the award detail here, and the project detail here.

Size: 13,150 sq.ft
Client: MHA London
Status: Completed
Acoustic Consultant: Hann Tucker Associates
M&E Engineer: MTT
Project Management & Quantity Surveying: Modus Construction Consultants Ltd
Contractor: Cardy Construction Ltd
Structural Engineer: Kirk Saunders Associates
Photography: Jack Hobhouse

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MWA Wins Mayfair Clubhouse Commission

18 May 2018

MWA have been commissioned to design the clubhouse for Allbright - the first female-only members' club in the UK.

Read more about Allbright here.

Size: 12,000 sq.ft
Status: Pre-Planning
Client: Allbright
Type: Workspace
Rendering: Marek Wojciechowski Architects

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Planning Granted for New Build Residential Scheme in EC1

09 May 2018

MWA were appointed to prepare designs for the redevelopment and extensions to a vacant 20th century warehouse building, located on Bartholomew Place within the Smithfield Conservation Area.

Read more about the project here.

Size: 7,385sq.ft
Status: Planning
Client: GFZ Developments
Type: Housing
Planning Consultant: Montagu Evans
Structural Engineer: Form SD
M&E Engineer: Cundall
Daylight/Sunlight Consultant: Malcolm Hollis
Rendering: Marek Wojciechowski Architects

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Completion issued on Highbury Road

27 April 2018

Works are complete at Highbury Road for one of our private end-user clients. The project involved a new rear extension and basement level below the rear terrace which has significantly improved the usability of the home and enjoyment for the family.

Read more here.

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Works Progress on Site at King's Mews

29 March 2018

Read more about the project here

Size: 6,000 sqft
Client: Private
Status: Tender
Heritage Consultant: Montagu Evans
Daylight/Rights to Light: GVA
M&E/Sustainability: Cundall
Main Contractor: DDC
Building Control: Salus AI
Construction Management: Motion UK
Renderings: Marek Wojciechowski Architects

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Bell Yard Apartments wins Planning Approval

13 March 2018

MWA has received Planning Approval for Bell Yard Apartments following a unanimous decision at Committee.

On the border of Westminster and the City of London, occupying a richly historical site in the Strand Conservation Area, MWA’s client acquired this 6-storey office building with aspirations to redevelop it into luxury apartments.

Read more about the project here.

Size: 10,310 SQ.FT
Client: GFZ Developments
Status: Planning
Planning Consultant: Montagu Evans
Heritage Consultant: Architectural History Practice
Daylight & Sunlight Consultant: Malcolm Hollis
M&E Engineer: Cundall
Structural Engineer: Form SD

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Primrose Hill Apartments receives positive feedback at Design Review Panel

02 March 2018

Read more about the project here

Size: 18,060sq.ft
Status: Planning
Client: Kaleminster Ltd
Building Surveyos: Mobile CAD Surveying
Daylight/Sunlight: Malcolm Hollis
Rendering: Marek Wojciechowski Architects

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Hurlingham Road receives Planning Approval

06 February 2018

MWA received Planning approval at Committee for this new build 65,000 sq ft commercial scheme in Fulham. The proposals involved the redevelopment of a former light-industrial site to provide much-needed employment generating floor space in the Borough.

Read more on the project here

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Works progress on site at Norfolk Square

01 February 2018

Size: 15,000 SQ.FT
Client: Calpe House Trust
Contractor: Mayer Construction Ltd
Planning & Heritage Consultant: Montagu Evans
Project Manager & Cost Consultant: The Millbridge Group Plc
Structural Engineer: Sinclair Johnston & Partners
Services Engineer: Cundall

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Highbury Road nears completion

31 January 2018

Works are almost complete at Highbury Road for one of our private end-user clients. Once complete, a new rear extension and basement level below the terrace will significantly improve the usability of the home and enjoyment for the family.

Read more here.

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Grade I Listed Cumberland Terrace Apartment submitted for Planning

30 January 2018

Size: 2,700 SQFT
Heritage: Grade I Listed
Client: Private
Structural Engineer: Alan Baxter Ltd

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Works commence on site at East Heath Road

19 January 2018

Construction works have commenced on site at East Heath Road in Hampstead, involving the extensive refurbishments and extensions to a Grade II listed property for a private end-user client. Works are expected to complete in October 2018.

Size: 2,310 SQ.FT
Client: Private
Status: Construction
Contractor: Cape Construction
Cost Consultant: Bonfield
Structural Engineer: Form SD
M&E Engineer: Cundall

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MWA attending MIPIM

18 January 2018

MWA are returning to MIPIM.

To book in a meeting with the team please email: info@mw-a.co.uk

Find out more about MIPIM here

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Works commence on site at Redington Road

18 January 2018

Construction works have commenced on site at one of our private residential projects in Hampstead. Works are expected to complete in October 2018.

Size: 5,030 SQ.FT
Client: Private
Status: Construction
Contractor: Cape Construction
Cost Consultant: The Millbridge Group
Structural Engineer: Sinclair Johnston
M&E Engineer: Cundall
Building Control: Salus

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Hamilton Terrace features in The Telegraph for Holiday House London

04 January 2018

Holiday House, the annual New York-based showhome charity event features in The Telegraph. The event recently launched in London at 59 & 61 Hamilton Terrace, MWA's recently completed twin houses in St. John's Wood.

Read more here ...

Size: 16,250 sq.ft
Client: Saigol DDC
Contractor: Mayer Construction Ltd
Project Manager: Abakus Ltd
Structural Engineer: Form Structural Design
Image: The Telegraph

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6 John Street continues on site

12 December 2017

Works are progressing on site at 6 John Street, involving the redevelopment and extension to a Grade II listed neo-Georgian property in Bloomsbury, for residential use. Works are expected to complete in March 2018, bringing seven high-end residential properties to the market.

Read more here ...

Size: 9,380 SQ.FT
Client: GFZ Developments
Status: Construction
Planning: Consultant Montagu Evans
Heritage: Consultant Architectural History Practice
Contractor: Cape Construction
Structural Engineer: Fluid Structures
M&E Engineer: Cundall

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Works progress on site at Broadhurst Gardens

15 November 2017

Read more here...

Size: 5,600 sq.ft
Status: Planning
Type: Residential
Client: Private
Rendering: Marek Wojciechowski Architects

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Holiday House London launches at recently completed Hamilton Terrace

09 November 2017

Working in association with the New York based Holiday House Design Body, luxury and sophisticated interiors were developed at the recently completed twin properties on Hamilton Terrace, giving each house a distinctive and individual look. This was the first London outpost of the annual New York-based showhome event in aid of the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. Read more here ...

Size: 16,250 SQ.FT
Client: Saigol DDC
Contractor: Mayer Construction Ltd
Project Management: Abakus Ltd
Structural Engineer: Form Structural Design
Interior Design: Various (Holiday House London)
Images: Holiday House London

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Completion Issued on Hamilton Terrace

03 November 2017

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Size: 16,250 sq.ft
Status: Tender
Client: Saigol DDC
Contractor: Mayer Construction Ltd
Project Management: Abakus Ltd
Structural Engineer: Form Structural Design
Landscape Design: Exterior Architecture
Exterior Photography: Emanuelis Stasaitis

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30 Old Street shortlisted for AJ Retrofit Award 2017

20 September 2017

Marek Wojciechowski Architects have been shortlisted for the AJ Retrofit Housing Award Under £5m for Barbican House (30 Old Street), completed in September 2016.

Rear more about the project here...

Size: 13,152sq.ft
Client: MHA Associates
Completion: September 2016
Main Contractor: Cardy Construction Ltd
Project Manager: Modus Construction Consultants Ltd
Photography: Jack Hobhouse

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