Sector Education
Project type New build
Services provided Product / system manufacture
Product / system supply
Project location North West England
Client Annie Mawson's Sunbeams Music Trust
Consultant Will Mawson - Mawson Kerr Architects
Products used Western Red Cedar Shingles
 
 

Context

Marley’s Western Red Cedar Shingles were used as an internal and external building material for an award-winning music therapy centre in Penrith.

Sunbeams Music Trust is a 600m2 therapy centre which houses a number of meeting rooms and therapy rooms, a recording studio and performance space, and administration facilities to support over 1500 people each month.

Product supplied

The architects opted for locally-sourced, natural materials wherever possible, to suit the building's rural setting overlooking Ullswater, the second-largest lake in the Lake District. Western Red Cedar Shingles were ideally suited for the natural aesthetic.

Abbout Sunbeams Music Trust

Sunbeams provides Music For Life® and Music For Dignity® Projects to severely disadvantaged and disabled people in Cumbria to improve their quality of life and self-esteem through the creative freedom of music.


Context

Marley’s Western Red Cedar Shingles were used as an internal and external building material for an award-winning music therapy centre in Penrith.

Sunbeams Music Trust is a 600m2 therapy centre which houses a number of meeting rooms and therapy rooms, a recording studio and performance space, and administration facilities to support over 1500 people each month.

Product supplied

The architects opted for locally-sourced, natural materials wherever possible, to suit the building's rural setting overlooking Ullswater, the second-largest lake in the Lake District. Western Red Cedar Shingles were ideally suited for the natural aesthetic.

Abbout Sunbeams Music Trust

Sunbeams provides Music For Life® and Music For Dignity® Projects to severely disadvantaged and disabled people in Cumbria to improve their quality of life and self-esteem through the creative freedom of music.


 
 
 
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