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.