This building, designed as a work space for an osteopath, achieves a high level of technical sophistication in the pursuit of simplicity. The key components of plinth, wall, window and roof are brought together / kept apart to form a simple building that nonetheless responds to the particular requirements of the client.
The openings provided afford a variety of experience throughout the day whilst controlling solar gain. External sliding doors create a flexible environment, leaving the internal walls free to be used for fixtures.
NLA “Don’t Move- Improve!” Shortlist 2011