Garden Buildings Warmington, Ashworth Parkes Architects, agriculture, agricultural buildings, UK, Dorset, greenhouse, timber cladding, timber, corten steel, green architecture

The architects demolished the existing buildings, using some of their outlines to create a series of new walls or various heights and orientations. They used local coursed limestone to build the main house and a range of other agricultural materials such as sawn larch timber, corrugated aluminium and Corten steel.

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Garden Buildings Warmington, Ashworth Parkes Architects, agriculture, agricultural buildings, UK, Dorset, greenhouse, timber cladding, timber, corten steel, green architecture

The interior references the random width vertical cladding of the exterior. On the inside, the same material was planed and treated with a lye and a wax finish to maintain its color. It is butt jointed to allow the timber to move and natural cracks and undulations to appear across the boards.

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Photos by Justin Paget