Address: The Vines Hotel, 79-89 Lime Street, Liverpool L1 1JQ
Project: Feasibility Study including Planning Permission and Listed Building Consent for Proposed Conversion of Upper Floors into 23No Room Hotel and more recently to use part of upper floors as an eight bedroom hostel with 74 bedspaces and carry out associated alterations, including installing 3 rooflights; alterations to 3 windows; replace entrance door and fixed panel; remove external escape stair to the rear; create lift shaft with bulkhead dormer; install internal staircase for access to 3rd floor; remove some internal walls on upper floors and install new partitions.
PSA Services: We were retained on the first project to carry out a Feasibility Study including preparation of drawings and submission of pre-application enquiry; planning application including Design and Access Statement and submission of Building Regulations application including Access Statement and for the current project we were retained likewise for Planning, Listed Building Consent, Building Regulations and dealing with Planning Conditions (Approval of Details applications). This project is looking to be on site late 2017.
Comments: To achieve this we had to work closely with Liverpool City Council Conservation Department as this is a Grade II Listed Building. We also have a very good relationship with our Client having worked with them for 10 years.