Project Type: Retail Refurbishment

Contract Administrator: Murray John Architects Ltd

Site Manager: Jonathan Fowler MCIOB

Client: South Coast Furnishing Company Limited

Location: 28 – 28A Electric Avenue, Brixton, London SW9

Project Duration: 7 weeks

28 – 28A Electric Avenue is situated within the iconic market street of Electric Avenue in Brixton, London. The building is a mixed-use property consisting of ground floor Shop Fronts and upper floors blocks of apartments known as Electric Mansions. The frontages of the building are embellished with several distinctive decorative features.

The project consisted of the refurbishment, repairs and improvements to the Shop Fronts and ground floor Facade to a block of a block of apartments at 28 – 28A Electric Avenue.

The works consisted of the replacement of existing shopfronts, internal repairs, and refurbishment to ground floor areas, external façade works and external decorations and repairs including the restoration of the exterior distinctive decorative features.

The project was challenging due to the current Pandemic and the Salon at ground level trading throughout the works. The challenges faced were overcome through the proactive and professional approach of our site manager and contracts manager and the project was completed within 7-week timeframe.