Newton Lodge, Summer Fields School
Location: OXFORD, OXFORDSHIRE
Architect: OXFORD ARCHITECTS
PROJECT VALUE: £2m
Solid were appointed by Summer Fields School, Oxford, to complete its expansion plans by building a new ‘pre-prep’ school on their Summertown site to accommodate boys from four to seven years of age.
The new Summer Fields pre-prep school opened in September 2018 for Reception classes and will introduce the later years in 2019 and 2020.
The project included adding on a contemporary addition to the Newton building with purpose built facilities. It houses learning and library spaces as well as indoor and outdoor play spaces.
This project received a Commendation from the judges in the Oxford Preservation Trust 2019 Awards who thought the building is a valuable asset to the school and the wider community by improving the streetscape substantially.