Willis Road, Cambridge
Architecture, Planning, Conservation
The project consisted of the return of the building into a single three-bed dwelling, from three flats. The refurbishment of the existing house including the reinstatement of metal railings to the frontage plus single storey and 2.5 storey rear extensions.
The property is currently a large semi-detached Victorian town house on a plot of approximately 243 sq.m. Willis Road is located off Mill Road, close to the cross-road with East Road. It is therefore a very well serviced area, close to the central heart of Cambridge.
The applicant wished to return the building to a state fitting of its listing as a Building of Local Interest, within the Central Cambridge Conservation Area.