Studio Webb unveils rooftop classroom extension
Studio Webb Architects has completed this £234,000 second floor classroom extension to the L’ecole de Battersea, in south London
The 93m² lightweight steel extension on the second floor of an existing brick Victorian school block contains two classrooms divided by a corridor.
Clad in red zinc to ‘respond sympathetically’ to the adjacent church, the simple gable form is terminated with a large piece of structural glazing.
Start date on site April 2013
Contract duration 14 weeks
Gross internal floor area 93m²
Contract / procurment JCT MWD 2001 / Traditional
Construction cost £234,000
Client L’ecole de Battersea
Architect Studio Webb Architects
Structural engineer Lyons O’Neill
Quanity surveyor Measur
Contractor Rem projects (interiors)
Building control / CDM Head Projects Building Control