An excellent example of a modern building which enhances the conservation area.
Changed to a Woolworths and now a Primark store, major changes to the facade have been resisted and it retains an honesty of design and materials which have stood the test of time.
Placed 39th in the Placebook vote of favourite buildings by BDP
BDP provided a continuing planning and architectural consultancy for Chester City council from 1960 to 1975 and prepared a central area plan in 1964 plus a number of projects since. The C&A store on Foregate Street opened in 1970, winning a Civic Trust Award. It is nominated by Cyril Morris
Cyril Morris is a founder member of the Chester Civic Trust.