£4m scheme to modernise historic city building

An 1882 image of the old Hepworth’s building, before it was destroyed by a fire
Contractors have been appointed to comprehensively refurbish a central Leeds building, which was originally the home of Hepworth Tailors. Wellington Park House, now renamed Tailors Corner, was bought for an undisclosed sum by property developers Boultbee Brooks last year. Work will begin in September to transform the building, which is on the corner of Wellington Street and Thirsk Row, into Grade A office space. The £4m refurbishment programme will take 12 months. The main contractor is Simpson of York. Eamon Fox, Partner wi... You can carry on reading TheBusinessDesk.com for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...