NEW PROJECT | Knowles Appointed as Principal Contractor for Super-prime private residence on Avenue Road
Knowles is pleased to announce our appointment for Phase 1 works at a super-prime residence on London’s exclusive Avenue Road.
Located in the heart of St John’s Wood, Knowles Structures team will be acting as Principal Contractor to deliver phase 1 works which includes complete enabling and substructure works.
The projects scope of works for phase 1 include the addition of a new 5,300 sq/ft basement level which will sit beneath the existing property footprint.
Once completed this classic North London Villa will stand at an impressive 19,000sq/ft of living space and will be completed with a Cinema, Bar, Gym, Swimming pool and Sauna. The property will feature a complimentary yet modern glass extension, alongside its significant basement, and combines traditional grandeur, elegance, and contemporary living.
With the site set-up and enabling works having been completed at the end of last year, the Knowles Structures team have already commenced the Phase 1 structural package. Works will now continue to include underpinning, façade retention, demolition, piling , the installation of ground bearing slab, basement temporary works, internal basement RC slab, and RC lining walls.
Phase 1 is due for completion early next year.
We are delighted to be working with Knowles on the redevelopment of this unique home in St John’s Wood.
The property is located within a conservation area and incorporates façade retention, extensive basement excavation and the addition of a large, rear extension creating 16,000 sqft of bright and contemporary living space.
KSR are pleased to be working with Knowles on this fantastic house which is being completed to the highest specification and with meticulous attention to detail.
Avenue Road is one of London’s most prestigious roads and over the last 6 years Knowles is proud to have consistently operated multiple sites located both on and around the road which is located just a stone’s throw from Regents Park and Primrose Hill, in St Johns Woods. Knowles have completed 7 projects on the famous street, with 3 projects currently live (See our portfolio page).
We look forward to sharing more updates on this exciting project!
Principal Contractor: Knowles
Architect: KSR Architects
Project Management: RB Project Management
Quantity Surveyor: Gardner & Theobald
Structural Engineer: Malcolm Barclay Partnership
MEP Consultants: Edward Pearce LLP
Interior Design: Clique Living