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Large studio flat for rent in Crescent House. Second floor overlooking the residents gardens. Fully equipped kitchen. Excellent condition. Available from beginning of August. Contact 07958564192 for more info. See More
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TRELLICK TOWER 50th Anniversary at Trellick Tower

July 9, 2022 from 12pm to 8pm
Erno Goldfinger’s Trellick Tower is 50 years old this year. The Grade Il* listed building is part of the Cheltenham Estate in Kensal Rise. It comprises 157 flats in the main tower and a further 60 apartments in the lower blocks.On Saturday 9 July, the Trellick Tower Residents’ Association is holding a festival to celebrate the past, present and future of this iconic building. Several homes both in the tower itself and the adjacent Edenham Way will be open to the public for tours.There will also be a talk from architect James Dunnett who worked with Goldfinger early in his career. Closest Tube WESTBOURNE PARKSee More
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A Tribute to Joan Flannery

Joan Flannery 1928 - 2022It is with great sadness we inform you that Joan Flannery died in UCLH hospital at 11am on Wednesday, 15th June 2022 in UCLH hospital. She slipped peacefully away leaving her son Marc and three grandsons, Nathan, Kieran and Joseph.Joan was born a Liverpudlian in 1928 moving to London in 1948 where, among other roles, became the Landlady of the 'Three Greyhounds' Pub in Soho during the 1950’s. When Marc was born in 1960 they found themselves living in a one bedroom flat in Old Street where she had the support of wonderful friends and neighbours.On returning to work at the GPO (now BT), Joan was soon able to move onto Golden Lane Estate, first to Hatfield House in 1969 before downsizing to Great Arthur House in 1984 when Marc left home.Anyone who knew Joan would remember her as a fiercely determined and the driving force behind the Golden…See More
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City of London v. Great Arthur House

Started this discussion. Last reply by Tim Godsmark Dec 20, 2021. 1 Reply

The Court of Appeal determined that the leaseholders of Great Arthur House…Continue

Major Works Costs: Crescent House (2020-2025)

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DETAILS OF WORKCOST TO THE BLOCKCOST TO THE FLATAt Current PricesAt Current PricesPodium Repairs & Water Proofing£248,986£1,580External/Internal Repairs & Redecoration£161,125£1,023Window…Continue

 

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Tim Godsmark replied to Alex's discussion City of London v. Great Arthur House
"But are the City appealing to the Supreme Court as they threatened?"
Dec 20, 2021
Alex replied to JF's discussion LEASE RENEWAL
"Hi Jalé, That is a very good idea! If you extend your lease with less than 80 years remaining there is a Marriage Value fee. Lease extension…"
Dec 15, 2021
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Dec 8, 2021
Alex replied to Paul Lincoln's discussion Cancellation of windows consultation event
"Iain, you are right. There is much more glass per flat in Crescent House indeed. Also keep in mind that windows in Great Arthur House are pretty standard but Crescent House windows are bespoke. Cost of windows replacement is not…"
Dec 8, 2021
Alex replied to Paul Lincoln's discussion Cancellation of windows consultation event
"They’re trying to squeeze every penny out of us Residents in what was once England’s tallest tower block reveal impact of cladding bills saga.  09 April, 2021 — By Calum Fraser The 16-storey Great Arthur House on…"
Apr 19, 2021
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£50k Future Major Works Costs: Crescent House

DETAILS OF WORKCOST TO THE BLOCKCOST TO THE FLATAt Current PricesAt Current PricesPodium Repairs & Water Proofing£248,986£1,580External/Internal Repairs & Redecoration£161,125£1,023Window Replacement£4,271,800£27,112Communal Heating Installation£2,255,018£14,312Roof Renewal£429,286£2,725Landlords Electrical Remedial Works £548,550£3,481 AGGREGATE AMOUNTS OF ABOVE ESTIMATES£7,914,765£50,233See More
Apr 9, 2021
Alex replied to Paul Lincoln's discussion Cancellation of windows consultation event
"The City of London recognises that it can be difficult for some leaseholders to pay for the cost of major works to their property in one go. We therefore have a number of ways to support you with this. Spreading the cost The terms of your lease…"
Mar 12, 2021
Alex replied to Paul Lincoln's discussion Cancellation of windows consultation event
"The total cost of new windows for Great Arthur House was £4,742,567. The approximate cost per flat is around £87,815. A breakdown of works and costs are attached: 200813%20GAH%20Summary%20of%20Works%20Cost%20rev%203.pdf"
Mar 12, 2021
Alex replied to Paul Lincoln's discussion Cancellation of windows consultation event
"Iain, information about the costs should be provided by the end of March 2021. Originally, it should have been provided by September 2020 (Stage 3): However, due to the pandemic there was a six-month delay: You can find more information about…"
Mar 12, 2021
Alex replied to Iain Meek's discussion Great Arthur's windows cost £95,000 per flat???
"The total cost of new windows for Great Arthur House was £4,742,567. The approximate cost per flat is around £87,815. A breakdown of works and costs are attached."
Aug 23, 2020

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