40-46 and 50-58 Lensfield Road, Downing College, Cambridge

RLP Roles: Quantity Surveyor, Project Manager, Architectural Designer

Sectors: Education

As part of Downing College’s ongoing student accommodation refurbishment, RLP Surveyors were appointed to act as Architect, Project Manager and Quantity Surveyors to carry out the extensive refurbishment of one of the College’s student accommodation properties.


The existing private houses were converted to provide 18 bedrooms in each property, including brand new kitchen and dining areas, a laundry room, with new WC and shower rooms on each floor. The scheme also included a complete new heating system, updating all electrics/ lighting, upgrading the thermal performance of the properties and new landscaping.