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Redevelopment of Flats in Existing Central London Mansion Blocks - Three Key Areas to Consider by Taylan Tahir

Redevelopment of Flats in Existing Central London Mansion Blocks - Three Key Areas to Consider

This post addresses key areas for consideration when redeveloping flats in typical central London mansion blocks. By ‘mansion block’ we are referring to purpose built (often at the turn of the 20th century) blocks of flats. However, many of these considerations would also apply to conversions of period houses to flats.

The post covers the following key areas:

  1. Services (plumbing, electricals, ventilation etc)

  2. Structure

  3. Landlord’s / Freeholder’s Consent (License to alter)

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