Barnton Hotel conversion wins approval
August 30 2012C listed Barnton Hotel into nine apartments and development of adjacent land to provide an additional 73 homes for elderly occupiers with care and support needs.
Page \ Park are working only on the restoration and conversion of the hotel whilst The Planning Bureau (McCarthy Stone) are designing the new residential buildings on the site.
McCarthy and Stone Lifestyles managing director Steve Wiseman said: "The Barnton Hotel holds a special place in the hearts of many people and we are keen to ensure it is sensitively refurbished while rejuvenating the site and enhancing the surrounding area."
Work to stabilise the 1895 building will now take place as a ‘priority’ before work on the new build element commences in earnest in autumn 2013 for completion by late 2014.