Cotton Hall Farm, Chester 


Cotton Hall Farm, Chester


Save the Family



Project Duration

6 Months




This project was run by Save the Family, a charity that provides centres and homes for homeless people living in the UK. This project involved converting 4 deralict barns and a farmhouse into a modern, multi purpose facility including:

  • 32 self contained residential units
  • A community and sports hall
  • Training facilities including a kitchen and workshop
  • Childrens centre 
  • Sensory rooms
  • Garden & playground area

A large amount of sub-contractors were involved in this refurbishment, which were all directed under the control of Hawk Developments. 

Issues Faced

High levels of asbestos were picked up on certain areas of the site, to ensure the safety off all site staff and visiors a number of safety measures were put in place. This involved, specialist PPE equipment and seperate recycling facilities.