Project location / address:
Old War Office, Westminster, London. Former office building with 1,100 rooms used by Churchill as a headquarters during World War II.
The Old War Office is a Grade II* listed building with a rich and unique history. Completed in 1906, the building was once used by Prime Minister Winston Churchill and sits at the heart of Whitehall.
The 760,000 sq ft development will bring the Old War Office back into use, creating a world class 5-star hotel and 85 apartments. Works will include developing a six-storey basement and constructing a three-storey roof extension.
Total space (sq m): 760,000 square feet development
Completion date: August 2022
Lead consultant: Luke Wing
The Shore Group supplied up to 30 staff which consist of Electricians, Improvers, Plumbers and Welders. The average rating of the labour was 4.7 stars.