14 July 2017

Public consultation: refurbishment of 25 Wellington Square, Oxford

The University is consulting with the public regarding the proposed refurbishment of 25 Wellington Square, located at the corner with Little Clarendon Street and Walton Street.

Currently, the building has retail units on the ground floor, and graduate accommodation on the upper floors. The University is looking to upgrade the interior and associated services, and also to address the environmental performance of the building.

The public consultation offers an opportunity to review and comment on the evolving design proposals, as well as to meet members of the University and design team.

The sessions are taking place as follows:

Date / Time:  

Day 1: Friday 14 July 2017 between 4.00pm and 7.00pm

Day 2: Saturday 15 July 2017 between 10.00am and 12.00pm

Venue: St Luke’s Chapel, Radcliffe Observatory Quarter (ROQ), Woodstock Road, Oxford, OX2 6GG.

The nearest public car park to St Luke’s Chapel is Gloucester Green.

The University welcomes feedback on the proposals and a hardcopy feedback form will be available at the consultation sessions and an online version will follow on the University’s website together with an electronic version of the display information. All feedback and will take it into account before designs are developed further.

If unable to attend either of the above events please see the proposal set out in the consultation boards which can be accessed here: 25 Wellington Square Consultation boards (3,709kb)

We would like your feedback on the proposal that will form the basis of the planning application that the University is intending to submit to Oxford City Council.

The University will review all feedback and will take it into account before the revised designs are developed into a planning application. An online feedback form is available here. The deadline for responses is 31 July 2017.

If you have any queries regarding the event please do not hesitate to contact the University at the following email address: public.consultation@admin.ox.ac.uk.