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Stephen Lawrence Prize: Exhibition Mews by Ash Sakula

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This prototype housing scheme by Ash Sakula shows how exemplar sustainable housing could be built at scale 

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The practice won the job in 2012, having seen off competition from White Arkitekter, Bere Architects, Proctor Matthews and Letts Wheeler. It went on to build three homes that could be replicated on further sites across Hampshire.

The timber-framed, two-bedroom terraces were designed to be easy to build, insulate, heat and live in.

Each of the two-storey homes is accessed through a glass-roofed space, which can be used as a boot room, workshop, greenhouse, play space or porch.

The ground floor includes a living room, WC, dining room, and a kitchen which opens out onto the garden space.

According to the practice, the layout of the homes ‘focused on how people actually want to live’. 

Exhibition Mews by Ash Sakula

Exhibition Mews by Ash Sakula

Source: Gareth Gardner

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Exhibition Mews by Ash Sakula

Exhibition Mews by Ash Sakula

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Exhibition Mews by Ash Sakula

Exhibition Mews by Ash Sakula

Project data

Location Whitehill & Bordon, Hampshire
Type of project Housing
Client The Radian Group
Architect Ash Sakula
Structural engineer Civic Engineers
M&E engineer P3r Engineers
Main contractor FE Chase
BREEAM consultant Eight Associates
Cost consultant PT Projects
Start on site date March 2014
Completion date April 2015
Gross internal floor area 282m2
Form of contract Design and Build
Total cost £600,000
Cost per m2 £2,128

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