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.