Camberwell Library

Architect:
John McAslan + Partners
Completed:
2015
Awards:
Shortlisted in RIBA Regional Awards 2016
Categories:
Arts + Leisure, Community + Faith, New Build, London

At 804sqm this new piece of civic architecture for Camberwell efficiently provides a community library, ICT suites, meeting rooms, study spaces and a young peoples area. The buildings unusual triangular footprint connects Camberwell Green with the magistrates forecourt behind.  Internally large unobstructed spans and a open mezzanine level enable the many multi-use spaces within a relatively small footprint.