a new pavilion for the town park

This building was commissioned to replace the original, smaller town park shed which was in poor condition and unfit for purpose.

Jubilee Pavillion - Image
  • TIME SPAN:

    2002 - 2003

  • TYPE:

    Town Park Pavilion

  • STATUS:

    Complete

  • CLIENT:

    Shetland Islands Council

  • LOCATION:

    Jubilee Flower Park, Lerwick, Shetland

  • SIZE:

    138 m²

  • Contractor:

    Peter Miller Building Contractors

  • Photographer:

    Richard Gibson Architects

  • AWARDS:

    2005: Civic Trust Awards - Mention

Jubilee Pavillion - Image

This distinctive yet subtle design sits low within Lerwick's civic park.  It acts as a store and a meeting space as well as providing ancillary facilities.  It is frequently used by different groups accessing the park and grounds.

Jubilee Pavillion - Image
Jubilee Pavillion - Image

The approach was that of providing a simple, functional design using high quality materials of natural slate and dressed timber cladding.  This resulted in a restrained building which has an architectural quality in its simplicity.

Jubilee Pavillion - Image
Jubilee Pavillion - Image

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