Christchurch Boys’ High School

Christchurch Boys’ High School

Architect
Athfield Architects Ltd
Location
Christchurch, New Zealand | View Map
Project Year
2021
Category
Secondary Schools

Christchurch Boys’ High School

Abodo as Timber Suppliers

Addressing an educational brief of ‘A modern school with a rich past’, Christchurch Boys’ High School wished to incorporate modern educational developments into its new buildings while still maintaining its heritage listing.

To seamlessly marry historic with contemporary, Athfield Architects specified Abodo timber pductsrofor internal and external cladding of the newly opened Caddick Block.

Materiality references the surrounding structures, while the building itself takes on a contemporary look, with Abodo timber battens on the upper levels for sun screening and a dynamic aesthetic.

Read more about this project here.

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