The proposal is for the the adaptation of the building to a predominantly residential use, including the addition of 3 levels above the existing building & first floor within the existing building mass. The ground level (original) building to function as a mixed use space, comprising of Office studio & part residential. The upper floors are set back from Moor Street.
Inspired by the industrial history of the original Elecrtoplating factory. It is proposed to use a galvanized metal panel system for the external cladding together with expanded perforated sheet to create permeability & express the circulation spaces, allowing natural light to permeate the entirity of the site.