Wesley Court

Thornsett, in partnership with the London Diocesan Fund and the Trustees of Hanbury Hall, have recently completed the redevelopment of this historic building in the heart of Spitalfields. Originally built as a Huguenot Church in 1719 the building had fallen into disrepair. Thornsett obtained planning permission to convert the upper parts into 7 high specification apartments. The hall, which will be used for community purposes, has been completely refurbished and also boasts its own café which will generate income for the church. Construction finished in summer 2015.

Benefits for Client

  • Newly refurbished church hall
  • Commercial space includes a café 
  • Two bedroom apartment handed back to church

The Development

  • 7 high specification apartments
  • 2,109 sqft community hall and café
  • Gross Development Value: £5.3m

Development Features

  • Construction commenced late 2013 and completed summer 2015
  • Located in the heart of Spitalfields just off Brick Lane