Penryn Sports Hall

Tremough Campus, Cornwall, UK.

This new sports hall was designed to be deliverable in phases as funding allowed, and provides a large multi-function 4-court sports hall, squash courts, changing facilities, first aid room, viewing gallery, general-purpose practice room (for dance, yoga, aerobics, martial arts etc) and associated services. A separate crèche & day nursery is also included.

One of more than 30 Grainge Architects projects on the Penryn (Tremough) campus of Exeter University, this new sports hall provides an economic but ‘landmark’ building to the campus.

The building is sustainable in construction and operation.  Natural ventilation has been used, and natural day-lighting to the hall maximised.It was provided in conjunction with contractors Midas. 

Penryn Sports Hall
Penryn Sports Hall
Penryn Sports Hall - Gym
Penryn Sports Hall - Initial Design