Fawood Children’s Centre


Completed in 2004, Fawood Children's Centre provides 3 blocks of space to create a nursery, office and adult education centre. Set over three floors the blocks of space are interconnected by external walkways all housed within a colourful meshed shell designed by Alsop Architects.

Commissioned by the Stonebridge Housing Association Trust this innovative approach to building was rewarded by being short-listed for the RIBA Stirling Prize in 2005.


Key Facts

Client Stonebridge Housing Association
Completion date 2004
Uses Nursery, Offices, Adult Education Centre
Installation time 5 days
Total space created 500 m2
Location Fawood Avenue, London NW19
Design / Build Container City™
Engineer Buro Happold
Units created 3 blocks of space


Shortlisted for the 2005 RIBA Stirling Prize

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