Should the new Athlone House receive the go ahead?

Robert Adam's proposal for Athlone House.

Yes, says Cambridge’s David Watkin, the original house is not worth saving; but LSE professor Robert Tavernor fears the new designs will compromise views from Hampstead Heath.

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