King’s Head Hotel

Restoration and reconstruction following fire damage

Project summary

  • Client: Moorfield Group Ltd
  • Location: Darlington
  • Sector: Hotels
  • Size: 86 bed hotel with grand ball room
  • Value: £8 million
  • Status: Completed


Working with insurers, conservation officer and contractor, DLG have painstakingly assessed, recorded and reconstructed this listed hotel building so that it now exceeds its former glory.  The works include insertion of a new fire escape stair and upgrade of all fire safety systems.