Brentwood School, Essex

Architect:
Cottrell and Vermeulen Architecture
Completed:
2011
Awards:
RIBA Award 2012; Shortlisted/ Highly Commended in the RICS Awards 2012
Publications:
AJ Specification, November 2011; Architecture Today, August 2011;
BD Magazine, February 2011& July 2010:
Categories:
Education, New Build, Refurbishment, Historic / Heritage Structures, UK excluding London
Photography:
Paul Riddle

The project involved the construction of a new assembly hall and classroom block and the refurbishment of an existing Victorian vicarage building. Large Inclined steel trusses and columns created the volume required for the assembly hall building. The cellular plan of the classroom block was constructed of hybrid pre cast/ insitu floors.