03 DESMOND

The complete refurbishment of an existing commercial building characterised by deep floorplates with little natural light or ventilation. Work included stripping the building down to the base structure of column, beam + slab, cutting open a central courtyard and redesigning new entrances, circulation, internal commercial spaces and services as well as adding a new Roof level of commercial space designed to be eateries. The project also included site design; new pavement, planting, parking, fencing and signage.

INITIATED: 2011 | COMPLETED: 2012
LOCATION: Kramerville, Johannesburg
CLIENT: Group 44