Custom House hotel wins planning approval
October 17 2013A listed Custom House.
Work will entail the refurbishment of the historic building to form a new bar, café, conference space and offices whilst land behind it will be used to build a 209 guestrooms as well as a number of restaurants, a gym, business centre and conference suites.
Façades are given a strong diagonal emphasis by way of a rhythmed curtain wall and constant ratio of glass to masonry, whilst at street level the secondary Dixon Street entrance is clad in a combination of curtain wall and ceramic granite rain screen.
Babak Sasan at SASANBELL said: ”We are delighted that our close working relationship with Glasgow City Council and Historic Scotland has resulted in an effective and credible response to this challenging site. This will bring some much needed regeneration to the Glasgow waterfront.”
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