The Sir Robert Ogden Macmillan Centre - Northallerton

Overview

Jointly funded by Macmillan Cancer Support and Sir Robert Ogden, the new £10 million treatment facility at The Friarage Hospital will provide a modern oncology treatment centre for North Yorkshire. Fira worked in consulted closely with representatives of South Tees NHS Foundation Trust to provide an holistically designed facility that links the internal and external spaces within “a green oasis of calm”.

The project is due to be completed in the summer of 2018.

Architect: P+HS Architects

Key Features

  • External garden areas connected to the chemotherapy treatment lounge.
  • Flexible garden furniture to facilitate complementary treatment outside
  • Arts integrated into the external spaces
  • Naturalised planting scheme to provide seasonal interest
  • Central courtyard at the heart of the design to allow people to step outside from the waiting areas.