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MARY SEACOLE CENTRE : CLAPHAM, LONDON

Client : United House & Cathedral Group

 

Now sitting in place of the former Mary Seacole House on Clapham High Street, is a
mixed use
development with
residential
accommodation across 12 floors featuring communal terraces and striking window pods, atop shared community facilities, including a new
state-of-the-art
library and a
modern GP surgery
.

The Clapham Family Practice forms a major part of the scheme occupying the ground floor with an area of
1,844msq
for the
Primary Care Trust
to offer its specialist services that are
tailored
to local demand. A shared entrance with the library leads up, via a ramp, to a combined waiting area and reception for the
Health Centre
with feature roof lights providing
natural daylight
to this internal space with views out to the rear Landscaped Courtyards, which provide a
pleasant
and
calming
outlook from the majority of consulting rooms.



Awards :
Winner - Civic Trust Awards 2013
Best Apartment Building - Sunday Times British Home Awards
Culture and Community Winner - Clapham Library, New London Architecture Awards
Best Mixed-Use Development, International Property Awards
Best Housing Project, The Daily Telegraph British Homes Awards
Project Winner, Housing Design Award

Services :
Architecture