London Road Cemetery

Location:

Coventry, UK

Client:

Coventry City Council

Project Value:

£1.2m

Summary:

IDP Landscape with input from the architecture team secured planning permission for the refurbishment and restoration of the designed cemetery and arboretum in Coventry.

The refurbishment of the cemetery grounds sought to retrieve the original vision by the acclaimed designer Sir Joseph Paxton, and includes the restoration of a number of listed buildings, structures and monuments as well as notable improvements to the entrance area, pathways, seating and boundary treatments to invigorate the site as part of Coventry’s heritage trail.