In 1993 St Luke's Hospital occupied all seven floors
of a rambling and much adapted building in Fitzroy
The practice was commissioned to assist the hospital
to reorganise in response to modern pressures, a
project to be financed in part by the conversion of
the upper floors into luxury apartments.
Complex servicing and the demands of Building
Regulations had to be woven into an irregular
existing structure. Space for construction was limited
and the work was, by the nature of the Square and
its Conservation Area status, extremely sensitive.
The refurbished hospital was dedicated by the
Archbishop of Canterbury in January 1995 and
opened by Her Majesty the Queen in March of the