CHATRI DESIGN CENTRE

Chatri Design Centre (Shrewsbury School) by Shrewsbury based architects Baart Harries Newall (BHN architects)
Chatri Design Centre, Shrewsbury School
An extension and remodelling of a existing 1960’s building at Shrewsbury School.
 
The new building has 25 classrooms, including areas for students with special needs, fully fitted IT suites and specialist craft areas.
 
The building is extensively equipped for IT use featuring smartboards and data projectors in all teaching space. All PCs are serviced by perimeter dado trunking  with server rooms on each floor. In total the teaching block contains 19km of data cable.
 
In addition the building contains a series of staff suites and individual offices.
 
The new building was designed to act as a new ‘gateway’ to the college campus. As part of the project a new enclosed link was provided connecting the colleges existing buildings together and providing full accessibility to all areas of the college.
  
CLIENT:
Shrewsbury School
 
LOCATION:
Shrewsbury School, Shrewsbury, SY3 7BA
 
CONSTRUCTION VALUE:
£1,000,000

AWARDS:
LABC West Midlands Awards Best Educational Building 2017 – Finalist

 
  1. Existing Chatri Design Centre (Shrewsbury School) by Shrewsbury based architects Baart Harries Newall (BHN architects)
    Photo of building as existing
  2. Completed Chatri Design Centre (Shrewsbury School) by Shrewsbury based architects Baart Harries Newall (BHN architects)