London Luton Airport Ltd (LLAL)
172 room Hotel, 27 000m² commercial
The client’s brief was to prepare a new mixed use development for the plot of land adjacent to Luton Airport Parkway Station and the new mass passenger transit system (Luton DART) Bartlett Square Terminus including the Hart House grade 2 listed building, designed as a suitable HQ for Vauxhall Motors by the architect Harry B Creswell.
The scheme aims to deliver a series of buildings that work well together both in their aesthetic and volumetric approach and create an exciting and quality public realm between them that generates a vibrant commercial activity for not only on the people inhabiting the new buildings but also on people using the Luton DART Bartlett Square Terminus and the general public.
The scheme is comprised of a 172 room hotel with incorporates the refurbishment of the listed Hart House and 2 office blocks of 7 and 10 storeys, all of these have retail/restaurants activating the ground floor. Complementing this is an 8 storey multistorey carpark to the east of the site.