Anglia House, Cambridge

Client: GSA
Architect: O'Connell East Architects

The scheme contains 219 Student rooms. Other accommodation includes: Plant room, Cycle Stores, Data Stores, Bin Store, Cleaner store, Staff WC, Staff kitchen, meeting room, Open plan Management Suite, Student Communal Area and Laundry facilities. The Building consists of 3 blocks designed over 3-4 storey’s in height. The Structure consists of a lightweight steel Sigmat Frame with the external envelope being mainly of facing brick with elements of curtain walling and glazing. The scheme has 2 enclosed central courtyards with landscaping. The Courtyards are fully accessible, with mixed seating to encourage high level of activity.