John Lewis @ Home, Ashford

Location: Ashford

Country: United Kingdom

Client: Davies Street Castle City Ltd

Architect: Chetwoods Architects

Services Provided: Civil, Structural

A new John Lewis At Home store extends over two floors with the ground and first floor selling areas totalling 39,000 sq.ft . The store includes a customer café and around 200 car parking spaces.

The scheme has been delivered with a long-span steel framed structure with a ground bearing power-floated concrete slab, a lightweight  mezzanine floor structure in timber and a composite floor slab for plant area. Civil aspects include the on-site road and car park design along with a SUDS drainage system.

It is the tenth At Home format store to open in the UK.