Wycliffe College Boarding House

Demolition of existing and construction of new 3 storey mixed use boarding accommodation.

Wycliffe Boarding House

  • E G Carter & Co Ltd was approached by Wycliffe College to deliver this prestigious project as a result of the relationships developed from previous works on the same Campus with the same Design Team.
  • The ‘can do’ approach fostered by all parties throughout the pre-construction phase right the way through to delivery was a significant factor in the success of the project.
  • Driven concrete piles and complex foundation/ground beam arrangement
  • Concrete frame construction with zinc roofing and cladding.
  • Biometrics access control system and Photovoltaic array system to provide electricity.
  • Various site visits were arranged for the students to provide them with an understanding of the construction process.
  • Circa 91% of all construction waste generated on the project was recycled.
  • The project was delivered safely, on time, to the highest quality and within budget with all stakeholders delighted with the outcome.
  • Shortlisted for 2 categories at the Constructing Excellence South West Awards – Project of the Year and Sustainability Award
  • Winner – Boarding Schools Association Award: Best Boarding Extension or Refurbishment

Wycliffe Boarding House Aerial View