A visioning study prepared for an existing client, Cheltenham YMCA. The study articulated ideas, uses and concepts roughly developed by the client into a comprehensive document setting out the potential future of the site. A very complex, historically significant site, part of which is a scheduled ancient monument. It has, with many constraints and restrictions including a subterranean basement. The site has fantastic potential which will take enormous commitment on the part of all parties to unlock it.
The site is vacant and has now been dormant for some years. The YMCA proposals include a community arts content, food, bespoke retail young people's residential and commercial studio space Following consultation with all relevant and interested parties the proposals are currently being considered for funding by the relevant regeneration agencies.