INTO Academic Building

Exeter

The INTO Academic Building is designed to create a welcoming and dynamic teaching and social space for international students based around a feature lecture “egg”, clad in American Red Cherry, which forms the heart of the building.

Service

Architecture

Sector

Education

Value

£8M

Area

2,865 sq m

Sustainability

BREEAM Very Good

Completed

2010

Awards

‘Building of the Year’ Michelmores Property Awards 2010

This new academic facility incorporates flexible teaching spaces, lecture theatres, a learning resource centre, administration and a café area.

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The topography of the site and 9m fall across its length, has greatly influenced the layout and shape of the building. The arboretum to the north offers a tree-lined vista which provides a backdrop to the teaching spaces.

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A three storey glazed climate wall supplies natural daylight and also provides transparency and dialogue between the occupants and the main plaza and Forum building immediately opposite.

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