Storyhouse Chester

Helen was retained consultant on the refurbishment and expansion of the listed Art Deco cinema in the heart of the historic city of Chester.


Working closey with Bennetts Associates and Ellis Williams Architects, Helen provided on-going design advice and review of proposals, writing design and access statements in support of Planning and Building Control applications, and funding applications.


Services also included assisting with public consultation specifically with local people with disabilities.

Storyhouse Chester
Storyhouse Chester

Facade of the new theatre extension linking to the existing listed Art Deco cinema.

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Storyhouse Chester
Storyhouse Chester

View up existing Art Deco tower near entrance.

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Current refurbishment projecP1090255
Current refurbishment projecP1090255

New extension internal brickwork detailing echoes original Art Deco cinema.

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Storyhouse Chester
Storyhouse Chester

Facade of the new theatre extension linking to the existing listed Art Deco cinema.

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