Building on Excellence

Farnborough Library

Farnborough

Overview

The project comprised internal alterations at Farnborough Library to create a community link for adults with learning disabilities.

The community link and Parkside accommodation was formed by converting ground floor library space to the following accommodation:
Meeting room and 2 new activity rooms
Office space with lockable medical cupboard (flexible working) Kitchen area
Cafe servery
Cafe table area
2no accessible toilets
A changing place
Storage

In addition, Parkside (formerly Mencap) will be based here and their service users will participate in activities in the new rooms as well as operating and managing the cafeteria service, both the kitchen and the Servery.

Client

Hampshire Libraries


Architect

Hampshire County Council


Value

£462K


Duration

20 weeks