Roseberry Park, Middlesbrough Building, County Durham

Roseberry Park Middlesbrough, Mental Health Village County Durham, Architect, Design

Roseberry Park, UK : Middlesbrough Building

County Durham Building, northeast of England – design by Medical Architecture

26 Jun 2012

Roseberry Park Middlesbrough

Location: County Durham, northeast England

Design: Medical Architecture

RIBA Awards 2012 Citation – North East:

This is a large and ambitious project for a 312 bed mental health village undertaken under the Public Finance Initiative. This new building type is currently being reassessed by the NHS to see how they work for patients and staff.

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photos : Jill Tate

The village replaces an existing Victorian building that was clearly not suitable to either. The success of its replacement is demonstrated by the fact that one discharged patient ram-raided the gate to get back in. The staff also believe that the buildings succeed in ironing-out potential flash points that can occur in the day-to-day care of patients.

Roseberry Park
photo : Credit Colour UDL

Overall there is a relaxed atmosphere with accommodation arranged around courtyards with varying degrees of security. Rooms are imaginatively designed to accommodate the psychological needs of the patients.

Roseberry Park Middlesbrough
photo : Colin Davison

Roseberry Park Middlesbrough – Building Information

Chair of Jury: Anthony Hudson
Regional representative: Eric Carter
Lay assessor: Chris Brown
Architect: Medical Architecture
Client: Tees, Esk and Wear Valleys NHS Foundation Trust
Contractor: Laing O’Rourke Construction North
Structural Engineer: WSP Group
Services Engineer: Desco (Design and Consultancy)
Contract Value: £75 million
Date of completion: Oct 2010
Gross internal area: 27,034 sqm

Roseberry Park Middlesbrough images / information from RIBA


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