Images

Images

Chatham Library 05

Exterior from Dock Road

Chatham Library 02

A happy reader

Chatham Library 04

Main view of the interior

Description

Description

Converted from a derelict bowling alley - originally an 1827 Dockyard building - to a library. Completed within 8 months

Awards

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The Building

The Building

Type of library

Medium sized town library

Size

770 m2

Floors

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Architect

Medway Council design and surveying

Building contractor

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The Space

The Space

Features and services

Special services

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External features

Building shape

Internal features

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Energy efficiency

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Accessibility provision

Assistive technology

Interior designer

Internal

Furniture suppliers

Point Eight

Services and facilities suppliers

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IT provision

Number of public computer terminals: 21

Seats/study places

10

Stock

30,000