First Baptist Church
Client | Cambridge Community Fellowship Church
Project Location | Cambridge, MA
Date of Completion | August 2016
Project Size | 26,000 s.f.
Budget | $2 million
The Challenge: Constructed in 1881, The First Baptist Church is a significant historical landmark in the City of Cambridge. Long term deferred maintenance resulted in significant deterioration of the historic building fabric.
- Performed a thorough investigation and documentation of on-going deterioration.
- Make recommendations for appropriate phased restoration of the exterior and interior.
- Historic structures report included documentation of existing conditions, options for reuse strategies, building code evaluations of existing structures, options for historically sensitive building code upgrades and prioritized budgets for restoration.