New College of the Humanities

London’s first new university for over a generation needed a new administrative and academic centre in a Grade 1 listed building in the heart of London.

New College of the Humanities
Type: Education, Refurbishment & Restoration
Value: Confidential
Date: 2012
Size: Confidential
Status: Completed
Location: Bedford Square, London, United Kingdom

Situated in the heart of London, in Bedford Square in an elegant Grade 1 listed terraced house is this new university. It offers an exciting innovation in UK higher education by offering a broader liberal arts education and professional development.

Edward Williams Architect was asked to help NCH move into their new building which houses academic and administrative staff and is the central location where most of the teaching takes place. Edward Williams Architects worked to develop an interior architectural approach that both respected the historic nature of the building and provided suitable working and teaching spaces for a 21st century academic institution.

New College of the Humanities

New College of the Humanities