ABIR bags planning for Brighton student block
[First look + plans + project data] ABIR Architects has landed planning permission for this student accommodation building for Ovingdean Hall International Language College in Brighton
The 2,200m² extension features 78 student bedsits and replaces a series of ‘adhoc’ additions to the Grade II-listed Ovingdean Hall.
The brick buildings are arranged in ‘non-parallel linear blocks which relate to the orientation and grain’ of the school’s nine hectare campus and views of the South Downs national park.
Architects: a:b:i:r architects
Location: Brighton & Hove
Type Of Project: Student accommodation
Project Architect: Matthew Richardson/Simon Atkins
Client: Ovingdean Hall College
Gross internal floor area: 2,244m²
Planning Consultant:Pod Planning