AJ - RIBA Awards winners 2014: Workplace / by Joanna Stabler

'Manor Works is a community enterprise centre - comprising offices, workshops, flexible working space and meeting rooms - to provide access into entrepreneurship for residents of Manor Estate. The building is a mature response to its context. Affordable and eminently accessible, it eschews the usual tropes of community architecture - ‘jolly colour’ and ‘whizz-bang’ formal gestures - structuring instead a controlled, confident proposition that acts as an armature for the business and social endeavours of its constituents'  19 June, 2014 | By Rab Bennetts / Architects Journal
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