Milton Abbey School Art Block
Milton Abbey School Art Block

Art Block Floor Plans Geirsson Design Ltd. & RiB Architecture

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Art Block
Art Block

Refurbishment & alterations Art Block Section 1-1

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Milton Abbey School - Art Block
Milton Abbey School - Art Block

Refurbishment & alterations to art teaching facility Geirsson Design Ltd. & RiB Architecture

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Milton Abbey School Art Block
Milton Abbey School Art Block

Art Block Floor Plans Geirsson Design Ltd. & RiB Architecture

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Art Block Refurbishment

Occupying a part of the original stable block to the Mansion House, the Art Block is of heritage significance and sits adjacent to two listed cottages. The design brief requirement was to re-model and re-plan the interior to create new improved gallery and studio spaces.  The design seeks to rationalize entry into the faculty, bringing light and drama into the interior spaces.  Relocation of the existing staircase and reassignment of certain spaces to new activities, as well as extensive remodeling of the upper ground floor, optimizes potential for a new art exhibition space and a greatly improved drawing studio.  Following positive consultation with Planning and Conservation Officers, the project was granted Planning & Listed Building consents in 2017.

WHAT

Education Sector

WHERE

Dorset

WHEN

2016-18