Chanel HQ Mayfair
Architect: Piercy & Co
Main contractor: Knight Harwood
Chanel Headquarters in Time Life Building Mayfair.
Double height atrium staircase suspended from 5th floor ceiling in one of London’s most iconic Grade 1 listed buildings.
Staircase landing suspension rods using 3No specially fabricated Tee section hangers placed in a triangular form to attach to structural support steelwork to the underside of both landings.
Each flight was manufactured to allow structural integrity without the use of a normal stringer. This special feature allowed the travertine stone to follow the profile of the stair treads. Underside of staircase finished smoothly showcasing precise fabrication techniques.
Balustrade manufactured from 40 x 8 bright mild steel without a single exposed weld.
Offset handrail fitted to balustrade using small machined L shaped brackets. Chanel’s own leather used to wrap the round timber pole beautiful stitching as you would expect from a Chanel handbag.