Ripon Cathedral School

Client: North Yorkshire County Council Accord Plc.

Location: Ripon, North Yorkshire

Contract: Private Finance Initiative

 

One of four schools procured through the Private Finance Initiative to a total value of £5m, the new school was built on a sloping site that overlooks Ripon Cathedral. 

 

The plan form and section reflect the contours and slopes of the site, with cross wall buttress construction and a curved zinc roof.