2 Redcliff Street,

New Civil Justice Centre


Redevelopment of a car park site adjacent to an existing 13 storey tower owned by the same client. Extensive re-organising of the parking space licenses to allow vacant possession, full archaeological excavation and enabling works.


Complete redevelopment of the site comprising basement car park, ground and 5 upper floors. The building was prelet to Her Majesty’s Courts Service to create the new Civil Justice Centre for Bristol comprising 9 courts and 6 hearing rooms along with associated judicial accommodation and public spaces.


  • Full DM service
  • Setting the Brief, managing vacant possession, planning, securing the tenant and complicated Agreement for Lease negotiations, managing enabling works, design and procurement of the main works including tenant enhancements for a turnkey delivery.

A few statistics..

Client: Scottish Widows plc
Construction cost: £32m
Duration: 6 years
Size: 90,000 sq ft
Features: Double height ground floor offices, high acoustic specification for the court rooms, mixed mode ventilation system, significant archaeology.