Nurses Cottage


A new garden room and workshop is set in the curtilage of the grade II listed Nurses Cottage and in the Milton Keynes Village Conservation Area.

The single storey building comprising of two components is articulated in an L shape arrangement against the site boundary creating a new courtyard garden.

The principle material is cross laminated timber which is exposed internally with a clear white wax finish. Externally the building is clad in heat treated timber weather boarding with PPC aluminium copings. A planted sedum roof provides thermal mass and attenuation to storm water.

Embodied carbon within the timber construction: -16 tonnes CO2e

Grade II Listed building.

Completed: 2014.

Location: Milton Keynes Village.