14a London Street

Design ACB, Hampshire, 2013


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Meeting Room & Reception 

Craig Sheppard (website)     Download Original

  • Meeting Room & Reception    
  • Meeting Room     
  • Office     
  • Office 2    
  • Breakout Space    
  • Stairs    
  • Overall Plan    
  • Sections    
  • Stairwells    
  • Before Works    
  • Before Works    
  • Media Wall detail    

Creation of a contemporary architectural office with an open plan design studio, break-out room, and meeting spaces

The refurbishment of this former office creates a new 230m2 architecture studio, split over two floors, providing a large workplace area with breakout spaces, a conference room featuring a media wall, meeting spaces and a model making area. 

The colour palette and design are deliberately minimal. White walls and ceiling baffles, and a polished concrete floor contrast with colourful accents across the studio - orange media wall, green ‘grass’ carpet, new colourful bathrooms - injecting a sense of fun and creativity into the design. 

The existing old fashioned balustrade was overclad with plasterboard and localised cut-outs filled with frameless glass. These cut-outs allow daylight to cascade further down the stairwell while the clean cut shape of the balustrades create a sculptural look. 

A special mezzanine breakout area, featuring a green ‘grass’ carpet and a table football game, has been designed as a fun space for staff to use during downtime.


  • Begun: Aug 2013
  • Completed: Nov 2013
  • Floor area: 200m2
  • Sector: Office
  • Total cost: £65,000
  • Funding: Private
  • Procurement: JCT Minor Works 2012
  • Address: 14a London Street, Hampshire, RG21 7NU, United Kingdom

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