Refurbishment of Poplar Baths
East India Dock Road, Poplar
Independent Certifier, Clerk of Works
Refurbishment of Grade II listed building to provide new leisure services and 60 Council affordable homes
Build Contract: 2 years / Service Contract: 35 years
PFI with Bespoke Design & Build
The project consisted of four areas of development on two sites:
- Poplar Baths Leisure: Refurbishment of the Grade II listed building which provided new leisure services including a 25m swimming pool and learner pool, a new rooftop multi-use games area, a Sports England standard sports hall, large studio and gym with a women’s only area.
- Poplar Baths Residential: 60 Council affordable homes to ‘Code for Sustainable Homes’ Level 4 over 10 floors with a basement.
- Haileybury Youth Centre: Multi-purpose rooftop football pitch along with an arts and music facility, IT suite, sports hall and café for young people.
- Dame Colet Residential: 40 affordable rented homes in a new four-storey block.