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  5. Hawkins\Brown
  6. 2015
  7. City of London Freemen’s School / Hawkins\Brown

City of London Freemen’s School / Hawkins\Brown

  • 06:00 - 1 May, 2015
City of London Freemen’s School / Hawkins\Brown
City of London Freemen’s School  / Hawkins\Brown , © Tim Crocker
© Tim Crocker

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  • Landscape Architect

    BD Landscape
  • Structure Engineer

    HOP Design Stage
  • Structural Engineer

    Alan Baxter
  • Quantity Surveyor

    Capita
  • CDM Coordinator

    HCD
  • M&E

    Max Fordham
  • Acoustics

    Max Fordham
  • Planning Consultant

    Nathaniel Lichfield & Partners
  • Main Contractor

    Morgan Sindall
  • More Specs Less Specs
© Tim Crocker
© Tim Crocker

Text description provided by the architects. Hawkins\Brown has completed the first phase of a masterplan to overhaul The City of London Freemen’s School in Ashtead, Surrey.

© Tim Crocker
© Tim Crocker

The works, which have been shortlisted for an RIBA South East 2015 Award, comprise a new boarding house and dedicated music school including practice rooms and a recital hall.

Ground Floor Plan
Ground Floor Plan

The City of London Freemen’s School is a co-educational day and boarding school in Ashtead, Surrey, with its teaching campus situated in the historic grounds of its Grade II* listed Main House.

© Tim Crocker
© Tim Crocker

The new music school has a 200-seat recital hall, dedicated practice rooms with acoustic qualities to suit a range of instruments, KS3 teaching and IT facilities. It sits alongside the new 60-bed boarding house, with both buildings sharing an external courtyard.

© Tim Crocker
© Tim Crocker

Oliver Milton, partner at Hawkins\Brown, said: “The project delivers sophisticated, high quality facilities to enhance the School’s reputation as a leading educator in the region, as well as providing bright, enjoyable, and sustainable accommodation for its boarding pupils.”

Section AA
Section AA

Susan Williams, the bursar at the City of London Freemen’s School, said: "We are very proud to be associated with architects Hawkins Brown on this project and are thrilled with the design and quality of our new facilities."

© Tim Crocker
© Tim Crocker

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Cite: "City of London Freemen’s School / Hawkins\Brown " 01 May 2015. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/624982/city-of-london-freemen-s-school-hawkins-brown/> ISSN 0719-8884
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