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A breath of fresh air

The new library in March is the first in Cambridgeshire to be naturally ventilated. Bernard Stilwell Architects has used the financial savings to create a contemporary design that uses timber with deceptive simplicity My first thought when looking at images of the new library in March, Cambridgeshire, was how refreshing it was to see such uncompromisingly contemporary design executed in timber. But for the architect, Bernard Stilwell, the material also acts as something of a Trojan ...

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