Koko + The Hope & Anchor

Koko + The Hope & Anchor

Camden, London

The project

Extension of Grade II listed (c 1900), iconic North London nightclub (formerly Camden Palace Theatre). The works consist of demolition, groundworks, creation of basement, new superstructure, works to the listed façade, roofworks (including the listed Dome), new terraces, sky garden and a fourth floor glazed roof extension to house a new bar and restaurant.


  • Basement formation
  • Restoration of listed fibrous plaster ceiling in auditorium
  • Works to stage and fly tower
  • Internal staircases and two new lifts
  • New MEP services including new plant
  • High-end internal Cat B fit-out (including restaurant and studio spaces)
  • Creation of a glazed pavillion above existing roof structure
  • Reinstatement of historic Hope & Anchor Pub

External works include

  • Demolition and creation of new superstructure
  • Creation of fourth floor glazed roof extension
  • Reinstating historic cupola
  • Window replacement/refurb and architectural glazing
  • Bespoke glazed rainscreen
  • Stone cladding and façade works
  • Structural steelwork
  • Roofing including copperwork dome restoration
  • Acoustic louvres
  • External doors

What People Say

I’ve employed Dave and his team on several projects and have always been impressed with their professionalism and their Can Do approach to some of the most difficult construction challenges.
Matthew Pryor, Cityscape

I am delighted to recommend Make One for similar bespoke and high-quality works, and would recommend the team to our own clients in the future.
David Archer, Archer Humphryes Architects

We have worked with Make One on a number of projects, including a 13,000 sq ft new build prime residential home. Our experience with Make One and the final quality were both exceptional.
Andrew Pilcher, Pierce Hill

I have worked for David Westwood for over a decade and it has always been a hugely positive experience as it is now proving the case with Make One’s fantastic KOKO project.
Ian Bolt, Custom Sight & Sound Ltd

After working with David Westwood and his team over the last decade, I have always been impressed with their professionalism and commitment to every project.
Ian Pryor, Quantem

Make One have proactively helped deliver a very complicated development of a London landmark building.
James Morgan , Heyne Tillet Steel

Make One score five stars for communication, adaptability and overall performance.
Jon Riley, Locker and Riley