• Abbey Green
  • Abbey Green
  • Abbey Green
  • Abbey Green
  • Abbey Green

Abbey Green

Barking and Dagenham

Articulating Abbey Green’s history and existing strengths with a masterplan to extend, animate and connect the Park by enhancing the topography with a new bridge, hill and museum, perimeter promenade with activity zones, and extensive seasonally punctuated landscaping.

  • Client:
  • London Borough of Barking and Dagenham
  • Team:
  • Benedetti Architects
  • McDowell+Benedetti (to July 2016)
  • Freemont Landscape Architects
  • Jackson Coles
  • Alan Baxter & Associates
  • Max Fordham
  • Budget:
  • £4.5m
  • Status:
  • Shortlisted competition finalist 2009
  • Published:
  • Archiportale
  • Building Design
  • Building
  • Detail.de
  • BBC News Website
  • Local newspapers, radio and TV
  • “...we were particularly attracted to the cleverly increased and improved public realm with the green bridge linking the waterside, and the engaging perimeter track...”
  • Kieran Long - Chairman of the judges; Editor, Architectural Review and Architects’ Journal