The project provides a new purpose built workshop facility for the RSC's Costume Department, and incorporates the existing Grade II listed building ensemble as well as establishing a link with the RSC's administrative hub on Chapel Lane.
The contract is for the construction of a new workshop facility for the Royal Shakespeare Company Costume Department, the selected tenderer will be responsible for all new build/ refurbishment works and all associated works. Principally the project involves:
— Demolition of the later editions/less significant components of the existing Costume Workshop building ensemble,
— Retention of the main historic components: notably the Scene Dock and the Stock Room/Stable building and residential outhouses,
— Design and build of circa 1748 m
— Design and build of new hard and soft landscaping features,
— Remodelling of the existing Chapel Lane main entrance both externally and internally.
Full details of the project are found in the tender documents and supporting information.