Teaching and Research Centre, RVC Hawkshead
Completion Date 2011
Contract Value £8m
Client Royal Veterinary College
This new research centre brings together a mix of offices, laboratories and social learning spaces at the College’s main Hawkshead campus. In response to the rural and agricultural setting, the building is clad in cedar, wrapping over the pre-cast concrete cladding on the laboratories. Generous glazing into the heart of the building showcases the College’s teaching and learning activities, with exhibits from the Museum of Veterinary College’s collection on display throughout the visitor reception.