Extension to Leisure Centre | Handsworth Park | Birmingham | UK
For – Birmingham City Council
Role – J-P Walker Project Architect (for John Cunnington Architects)
Value – Total £7.8m (Leisure Centre £320,000)
The regeneration of a Grade II listed Victorian park, situated in an ethnically rich area of Birmingham. Along with extensive landscape works the project included the Leisure Centre extension. It is a robust and bold extension, that brings a clear identity to the main entrance and provides an improved reception area, security and access facilities.