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Sherbourne Residences (2012)

Sherbourne is a student halls of residence. It has 527 bedrooms spread across 6 four-story blocks, complete with Resident Tutor flats and two Warden houses.
  • BREEAM Excellent targeted.
  • EPC A rated.
  • Efficient, pre-built shower pods installed.
  • Sustainable Urban Drainage.
  • Solar thermal (30m2)and photovoltaics (120m2) panels installed.
  • Low energy lighting installed.

Essential Information

Start & Finish dates July 2011 - August 2012
Funded by University
Budget £20.35M
Requested by Warwick Accommodation
Managed by Estates Office
Architects Robothams (concept architects)
Quantity Surveyors Faithful & Gould
Mechanical Engineers Couch Perry Wilkes (concept design)
Electrical Engineers Couch Perry Wilkes (concept design)
Structural Engineers Couch Consulting Engineers (concept design)
Main Contractor Shepherd Construction
Landscaping Estates Office


Basic Building Cost £1,270/m2
Services Costs £332/m2
Gross Floor Area 13,549m2
Total Area of Site 2 hectares
Function Areas and Their Size Data Halls: 400m2
Electricity Consumption TBC kWh/m2
Fossil Fuel Consumption TBC kWh/m2
Low Carbon Energy Generation Yes
Water use TBC m3/year
Steps taken to reduce environmental impact See the list at the top of this page