Description

Description

Built on the site of a former wharf basin, building was designed to be as light as possible on unstable ground beneath.

Exterior designed to resemble a grain store/barn to echo other local buildings.

Awards

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The Building

The Building

Type of library

Central/Main library/LRC

Size

1400 m2

Floors

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Architect

Sutton Griffin Morgan

Building contractor

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The Space

The Space

Features and services

Special services

Exhibition/display areas, Meeting rooms

External features

Nature of site

Internal features

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Energy efficiency

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Accessibility provision

Access to building, Access within building

Interior designer

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Furniture suppliers

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Services and facilities suppliers

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IT provision

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Seats/study places

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Stock

80,000