Site constraints due to being in area of considerable archaeological importance.
Shared building with social services, with good disability access and signage to both floors. Provision for bus, bike and disabled access. Special attention given to children's area with use of design and illustrations.
Thermal insulation exceeds Building Regulation Standards and allows for a smaller and cheaper heating system.
Type of library
Medium sized town library
Acanthus Lowe Rae Architects
Features and services
Nature of site, Shared site, Shared building
Access within building, Furniture height, Signage / guiding
Services and facilities suppliers
Number of public computer terminals: 9