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Old April 24th, 2006, 07:26 PM   #1
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Current Rennovations/Reconstructions

This is for the Rennovations/Reconstructions around the city that arent big enough to have a topic of their own. Or buildings that appear to beunder restoration...







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Old April 26th, 2006, 12:29 PM   #2
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Post pictures of random scaffolding then really

seriously though, nice idea. Is that first one - i think its the building by orchard square - having a proper makeover do we know? Cos its a pig of a building.
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Old April 26th, 2006, 05:50 PM   #3
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Post pictures of random scaffolding then really

seriously though, nice idea. Is that first one - i think its the building by orchard square - having a proper makeover do we know? Cos its a pig of a building.
What you can see through the scaffold is the complete job as the scaffold is coming down today.

There is now a sign on City Plaza advertising the refub that is due to begin shortly.

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Old April 26th, 2006, 06:16 PM   #4
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at least theyve put some nice new green windows in it!

are they reclading city plaza or just cleaning it up?
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Old April 26th, 2006, 06:55 PM   #5
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at least theyve put some nice new green windows in it!

are they reclading city plaza or just cleaning it up?
I read somewhere a few months ago that it was supposed to be a major refub. But i can not remember where i saw the story.
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Old April 30th, 2006, 10:23 PM   #6
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pink scaffolding!

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Old May 16th, 2006, 08:56 PM   #7
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Old May 27th, 2006, 09:56 PM   #8
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completed: it looks quite nice now..



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The former Dixons building on Fargate
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Old May 31st, 2006, 12:26 AM   #10
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I love the Virgin Megastore building it such a good replica of a victorian building,but built in 1987.
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Heres a pic of the rennovations currently under way on the former Barclays Building taking this evening

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Old June 7th, 2006, 11:52 PM   #12
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btw, is the barclays rennovation going to be the origional plan with those apartments on top? coz i hope so
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What was the original plan? I read somewhere this week that a local law firm called hlw are leasing the whole building as their main office.
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the building by sinclairs is also going through something:
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Old June 18th, 2006, 02:39 AM   #15
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Had a peek through the meshing earlier today and the new green windows have gone in. Looks good against the white brick,i just hope green windows dont go out of fashion,what with All Bar One and Redvers getting them aswell.
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Old June 18th, 2006, 08:45 AM   #16
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hmm, yea i noticed the green windows too it looks very nice.
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Went past the Nabarro Nathanson building earlier, looks alot better now.
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Went past the Nabarro Nathanson building earlier, looks alot better now.
What have they actually done? I can not see a difference.
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Old June 18th, 2006, 09:15 PM   #19
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yea. same here, i cant tell what theyve done
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A huge banner has gone up on the building for Jaguar estates saying they are investing in Sheffield's future nice touch.

HLW a Sheffield law firm have taken the building for there new prestigious head office,so looks like their not now going to be more flats which is good news,having more professional jobs around there can only have positive benefits in the area.

http://www.jaguarestates.com/index.p...eme&schemeid=3

http://www.hlw-solicitors.co.uk/index.asp
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