As the 1st phase of works, creating improved access, is now completed at Peterborough Cathedral, phase 2 has now commenced. This HLF funded work will convert 2 precinct buildings into a combined heritage and education centre, which will enhance the Cathedrals visitor experience and ability to connect with and educate local schools. The buildings to be converted are a grade 2 listed property most recently occupied as a residential dwelling and a chamber sat over the arch to the Bishop’s Palace, known as the Knights Chamber, a Scheduled Ancient Monument.

The works comprise of the conversion and restoration of the buildings and creating new facilities within them ,as well as exhibition and education spaces.

All operations are continuing in accordance with COVID-19 guidelines, this includes accepting new architectural and surveying enquiries.