The Claremont Hotel was a fine Grade II* listed mid 19th century building, in a prominent position on the seafront close to Eastbourne Pier, which was largely destroyed by fire in November 2019.
Moxley Architects were appointed by the owners, Daish Hotels, to seek planning and Listed Building Consent from Eastbourne Borough Council (EBC) for the demolition of the unsafe remains of the building.
Discussions with EBC regarding the restoration of the property are ongoing.
Moxley Architects obtained planning and listed building consent for the total refurbishment of the Audley Hotel in 2019. Works include new lifts, lowering the basement floor slab, forming new kitchens, bar and restaurants, reconstructing the top floors, adding air conditioning and restoring the spire and dormer gables which had been destroyed by bombing in WW2. This project is now on site with Moxley Architects as Lead consultant and Principal Designers. The client is the Grosvenor Estate.
The construction team had the challenge of building the new facility whilst ensuring that the health and safety of the residents of the adjoining facility was not compromised. The new wing is now known as The Dyna and Fala Weinstock Wing.
Moxley Architects were commissioned by Stansted Mountfitchet Parish Council to develop a scheme for a new community hub, council offices and library building in Stansted Mountfitchet, Essex. On the site of a former telephone exchange, the newly named ‘Mountfichet Exchange’ houses the library and includes meeting rooms and other facilities for Council and library staff.
Situated in the heart of Mayfair and for The Grosvenor Estate, 18-22 Weighhouse Street was a project to provide two new retail units and two luxury apartments.
The scheme involved the conversion and remodelling of the lower ground, ground and first floors of a 19th century building to create contemporary retail and residential spaces.
15 North Audley Street, Mayfair, provided five new high specification apartments for the Grosvenor Estate.
The project involved the conversion, remodelling and extension of redundant office space on the upper levels of a 19th century building to create new contemporary residential units. The scheme included the infill of an under developed side extension, the construction of a new mansard, additions to the rear extensions and new external roof terraces and green roof spaces.
A backland site within a conservation area in Clapham which, prior to redevelopment, consisted of a dilapidated cottage and lock-up garages. The site was last used as a car repair business.
A development for Amhola Ltd., Wardell Mews comprises one three bed and three five bed houses, of two and three storeys including the lower ground floor, with driveway access from Hannington Road.
Moxley Architects were commissioned to undertake a strategic planning study and programme of works for the Grade II* listed Lansdowne private members club in Mayfair. The club’s Masterplanning Committee had put forward a number of potential projects that our commission was to consider.
The projects ranged from the relaying of the York stone courtyard and restoration of the separately listed art deco swimming pool ceiling below. Also the provision of new squash courts, a dance studio, cardio and weights gyms, new and refurbished male and female changing facilities, internal decorations and external floodlighting and the provision of further members’ bedrooms.
The practice has since completed the design and construction of the majority of the projects listed above.
A project for The Grosvenor Estate, in the Mayfair Conservation Area, was the renovation of a Victorian property to provide one and two bedroom luxurious managed short let apartments. This ‘Aparthotel’ is part of the GoNative.com brand of serviced apartments.