Location: Leytonstone, London
Type: Community Centre
“Why aren’t community spaces representing the diversity of our city?”
~ Studio Discussion
The aim of the scheme is to engage a contemporary design that does not overshadow the artistry of the existing historic structure of St John’s Church and a contextual oasis of the site.
The response has been within the form of the step-down of the roof whilst obtaining a familiar language of the pitch and opening its front mouth towards the views’ of the site, in revise pinching the form at the rear.