The Reeds Estate, Watford

Role:

Contract Administration - External Repair & Redecoration Works

Instruction:

APA were appointed as Contract Administrators for the proposed external repair and redecoration works of 21 blocks of flats contained within The Reeds Estate, Watford (part Grade II Listed).  The site, which contains a total of 310 flats and dates back to 1869, is an architectural masterpiece steeped in history, and contained the old London Orphanage School, and still retains the original clock tower building, standing 125 feet tall.  In addition to the original buildings, the site also contains 8no. blocks built circa 1995.   The works included the full repair and redecoration of the building fabric and associated grounds.

Contract Value:

Phase 1 of the works were completed in 2015 with a final contract sum of circa £450,000.00+VAT.