Scope: Private Residence
Location: Barnsbury, Islington
Status: Restoration phase complete 2009, Extension under construction
The refurbishment and extension of a Grade II Listed residence within the Gibson Square Conservation Area.
The character of the existing building is carefully preserved through a series of staged refurbishment works while a new contemporary basement level extends below garden level to provide a new family room. Floor finishes, plasterwork detailing and internal joinery are restored in line with traditional methods. Externally, contemporary glass detailing is combined with traditional brickwork.