The BIS, Hartlepool


Status: Complete

Scope: The demolition, refurbishment and alteration of the former GPO Sorting Office, together with a rear two-storey new build extension complete with associated car parking, new services, drainage and landscaping works

Client: Hartlepool Borough Council (


We are delighted that the building celebrates the following:

Winner of the RTPI Awards for Planning Excellence 2021

Shortlisted for AJ Retrofit Awards 2021

Winner of the RICS Social Impact Award 2020 in the Heritage category

Winner of the RTPI North East Awards for Planning Excellence 2020

LABC Building Excellence Awards 2020 Northern Region Winner of the Best Change of Use of an Existing Building

Short-listed for the RIBA North East Award 2020

Finalist Architect of the Year Awards 2020


Photographs courtesy of Group Ginger

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