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What We Do: Education. Cheltenham College

New Boarding House

Designed & Built to Withstand the Demands of Modern Lifestyles, Day In, Day Out

This new girls boarding house is a valuable addition to Cheltenham College. The traditional load bearing masonry structure houses 44 bedrooms together with house mistress and staff accommodation. The project was constructed within a live school environment.

The project was successfully completed despite very poor weather during the winter.

Value: £3Million

Form of Contract: JCT Design & Build 2011

Architect: Heath Avery

Structural Engineer: Simpson Associates

Employers Agent: Wakemans

Start Date: September 2012

Completion Date: August 2013


Sustainability is a high priority for the sector – environmentally, socially and economically. Working in close partnership with our clients, we optimise tight budgets, have a positive impact on the local community and maximise opportunities for energy and natural resource conservation.

Quality materials and the highest standards of workmanship characterise all of our projects, and we keep to carefully planned schedules so that facilities open bang on time and ensure minimal disruption to students, teachers and neighbours.