Project Description

We completed a full refurbishment of both the external and internal area of both Loudoun and Nelson Houses delivered over 6 phases.

Both blocks are fully occupied, 16 storey high rises in Butetown in Cardiff, and remained in occupation throughout the works. Nelson House provides older persons accommodation with 73 x 1 bedroom flats and 1 x 2 bedroom flat, including mobility standard and wheelchair accessible properties with communal lounge, kitchen dining area and garden. Loudoun House provides general needs accommodation over a variety of bedroom sizes. The works were part of a wider regeneration of the area which has seen external upgrades and improvements to the Loudoun Square area.

Internal works to both blocks included full remodel of the foyer space, including removal of old partitions and installation of new glazed screens, fire safety upgrades and associated electrical works, refurbishment of office area and concierge desk, refurbishment to accessible toilets, full render an d replaster of areas, new flooring and a full redecoration. Works completed to the rest of the blocks include thermal performance upgrades including: replacement windows and doors, FRA upgrade works, replacement of flat roofing and replacement of glazed screens. External works included hard and soft landscaping, lighting upgrades, bin store upgrades, environmental upgrades and improvements.