Mappin’s Coffee House

Please object to the planning application 22/03350/FUL involving the demolition of 136-138 London Road pictured below.  The Highfield Cocoa and Coffee House was built in 1877 by Sir Frederick Thorpe Mappin to designs by M. E. Hadfield & Son.  This imposing building, decorated with intricate terracotta features and fine arched windows has a rich and […]