The Garden House

Rotherham, South Yorkshire

 

Client: Rotherham City Council

Completed: 2011

Value:

A new community centre adjacent to a John Carr Grade II* Listed museum which incorporates a public garden, meeting facilities and park ranger offices. The building uses low energy local materials, buffered and zoned space design, passive stack ventilation, light pipes, a green roof, rainwater harvesting, solar hot water, photovoltaics and a biomass fired heating system to minimise its environmental impact.