PROJECT DETAILS -
Client: - Sisters of Sion
Location – 34 Chepstow Villas, Notting Hill
Role – Architects: Planning and Construction
Nature of Project – Refurbishment with alterations and extensions.
Issues of shared residential and religious institutional use in environment of seclusion.
Stage Complete – Project completed
DETAILED PROJECT DESCRIPTION –
Refurbishment and extension of existing modern Convent building creating new chapel and conference and library spaces (Centre for Dialogue and Encounter) with kitchen and living areas.
The building had to be carefully planned so that the Residential and Conference uses could co-exist separately with distinct entrances in the control of one organisation. The conference facilities are visited by outside bodies.
Key Elements; Mixed use, commercial, residential, ecclesiastical