Kärntner Space

William Tozer Associates, London, 2013


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Restaurant, bar and kitchen over three floors in the Charlotte Street area of central London

The project encompassed the refurbishment of an existing restaurant and bar premises over three floors, in a property situated on the corner of Windmill and Whitfield Street in central London.

The ground floor accommodates a restaurant space, with varied and flexible seating. The main access from Windmill Street is replaced and remodeled to provide a prominent and clear entrance to the premises. The external access to the basement provides a welcoming and separate entrance to the lower floor.

The hallways and staircases are refurbished to reflect the new fit-out of the basement space. The basement level accommodates a bar with varied seating (booth seats and high tables). Original features are exposed where appropriate, and adequate space provided for the storage requirements behind the bar and for standing space in front.

The existing air conditioning and ventilation systems are retained and refurbished as necessary, and sanitary facilities refurbished to suit the new fit-out. The first floor of the property provides a commercial kitchen, with refurbished common parts and circulation areas. Natural lighting and storage is incorporated wherever possible throughout.


  • Begun: Sep 2013
  • Completed: Nov 2013
  • Floor area: 180m2
  • Sector: Sports and leisure
  • Total cost: £160,000
  • Tender date: Aug 2013
  • Procurement: Minor Works 2011
  • Address: 31 Windmill Street , London, W1T 2JN, United Kingdom

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