SPACE & PLACE have been appointed as Sports and Leisure Specialists and Spa consultant by Everyone Active to refurbish the existing Grade II Listed Building.
The Porchester Centre works include:
• Alterations and refurbishment to existing Basement Turkish Baths
• Conversion of the existing First floor Dance Studio to new Hot Yoga Studio
• Refurbishment of existing fitness suite and Spinning room.
The Porchester Centre including the spa is a Grade II listed building and was constructed in two stages the first in 1923-25, the Public baths and wash-house, was by Herbert Shepherd, a local architect for Paddington MB. The Turkish (steam) baths, library and assembly rooms were added in 1927-9 by Shepherd and H A Thomerson.
Sports and Leisure Management (Everyone Active) were appointed by Westminster City Council to take over the management of Westminster Sports Centres from 1st July 2016. The ten year contract is to manage the Council’s eight sports and leisure Centres. As part of the new contract, SLM will invest £9m in facilities and equipment.