Westborne Park, London,
Client: Soho Housing Limited
Status: RIBA Stage 4
Located near Westborne park, Hormead Road sits on the border between the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea and the City of Westminster. The building itself forms part of a wider housing development on the Regents Canal, built in the 1990’s which, like many residential scheme of the time, is heavily influenced by post-modernism.
The project takes the existing under-croft, currently houses car parking facilities and proposes two fully accessible residential units.
each having two bedrooms, two wet rooms, as well as generous canal-side living and dining spaces New dedicated bin and bicycle stores will be created and a nearby annex will be improved in order to provide further storage for the residents of the floors above.