Bernard Ireson MRICS
Senior Building Surveyor
May 2017 - final approval from Council in May 2017
TBC - opening of the new Nursery
The University has committed to investing £3 million in the new, purpose built facility.
Work is underway to create a new 104 children place nursery on the site of the redundant tennis courts to the front south elevation of Hope Hall on the Streatham Campus. The building size will be approximately 700m2 and will accommodate approximately 70 toddlers, 34 babies and 30 staff and will replace the existing Family Centre building.
The new two-storey building will comprise a steel framed structure on piled foundations with concrete floors and a lean-to timber roof structure, it is being built to a BREEAM 'Excellent' standard. The new facility will also include a large outdoor area in which the children can play, explore and learn.
The project team is working to ensure that any disruption is minimised. We apologise in advance for any inconvenience during this period.