Standing in the heart of central Leeds, Tailors Corner will be a sympathetic refurbishment of Wellington Park House, located on the junction of Wellington Street on Thirsk Row.
The project comprises, complete refurbishment of the façade including reinstatement of a traditional curved shop-front in keeping with the original age of the building. Strip out of existing floors and full internal refurbishment, including installation of new feature lift and stair core, feature ground floor entrances, new M&E services throughout, showers, changing facilities and dedicated cycle entrance to rear of the building. New roof comprises sixth floor extension and feature roof-top garden, including feature planting decking and seating to create 26,000 sq ft of contemporary, design-led Grade A workspace.
The works started on site December 2019, with Simpson (York) Ltd appointed as main contractor and completion is due in April 2021. Projex is providing quantity surveying services throughout the project.