Well Street Surgery

Stock Woolstencroft, London, 2009


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  • Location plan    
  • Ground, first, second and third floor plans    
  • Atrium Section    
  • Stair Section    
  • Street elevation    
  • Performance section    
  • Model - reception desk    
  • detail    
  • Reception desk -  plan    

Refurbishment and extension of a steel framed textile factory to house a surgery with 15 GPs

The refurbished building at the rear of the site houses the principal clinical accommodation while the extension contains waiting areas, circulation spaces and a bright reception.

The facilities include consulting rooms for 15 GPs and a minor surgery clinic along with three waiting areas. In addition an office for the district primary care service, a community kitchen, a multi-purpose community room, seminar rooms, a library/resource room and a staff lounge and kitchen with a sun terrace are all housed within the four-storey building.

On the street side of the scheme the façade of the extension uses Parklex solar control vertical fins providing a degree of patient privacy whilst reducing heat gain on the west-facing façade.

The surgery contains a range of sustainable features including photovoltaic panels and solar thermal panels high performance windows and and rainwater harvesting.


  • Begun: Apr 2008
  • Completed: Mar 2009
  • Floor area: 1,400m2
  • Sector: Healthcare
  • Total cost: £2M
  • Procurement: JCT Intermediate Building Contract
  • Address: Well Street Surgery, 28 Shore Road, London, E9 7TA, United Kingdom

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