A sensitive conversion of a listed building. High Street North forms part of the commercial core within East Ham. The properties on this run sit within walking distance of East Ham Station, and the style of housing in the area is predominantly Victorian terraced houses built in London Stock Bricks. The ground floor of the properties within the street are used for commercial purposes, housing local businesses, whilst the first floor are used for residential.
The purpose of the planning application is to allow for the change of use from a one unit flat to a 7 unit flat, the flat is proposed to be used for independent living. The new flat will have a communal space on the ground floor level where a spacious kitchen is proposed. The majority of the units are proposed on first floor level and each have a shower room.