Project Description

5-9 Great Newport Street

Mixed use scheme at 5-9 Great Newport Street for Consolidated Developments Ltd including restaurant, retail/gallery space, hotel and basement theatre in a challenging central location.

5-9 Great Newport Street comprises the new build construction of a restaurant, theatre, retail/gallery space and hotel behind a retained fa├žade and totals some 90,000ft2 .

The scheme also includes the refurbishment of a narrow, listed building which will serve as the hotel entrance.

Other challenges include the construction of a four-storey basement to house the new theatre immediately above LUL escalators and tube tunnels which serve the adjacent Leicester Square Underground Station.

Client: Consolidated Developments Ltd

Procurement: GVA Second London Wall

Architect: Ian Chalk Architects

Services: Hoare Lea

Structure: Engenuiti

Partners view

We are very pleased to be supporting Consolidated Developments with their exciting project at 5-9 Great Newport Street. The scheme designed by Ian Chalk Architects includes a four-storey basement for theatre use situated over an LUL tunnel, plus the development of a hotel above ground, all within a constrained central London site with conservation sensitivities.

Nigel Hawes, Partner