National Day Nursery Association, Hounslow

Architect:
Cottrell and Vermeulen Architecture
Completed:
2004
Awards:
RIBA Awards 2005
Publications:
AJ October 2004
Categories:
Education, New Build, London
Photography:
John Bellars

This is a dual skin, single storey building using a steel framed uber-structure with a timber frame below. Translucent cladding offers adaptable spatial qualities, creating safe protected play zones internally and externally. Simple low tech systems have been adopted to provide a cost effective solution to the brief.