• Springboard Centre
  • Springboard Centre
  • Springboard Centre
  • Springboard Centre
  • Springboard Centre
  • Springboard Centre
  • Springboard Centre
  • Springboard Centre
  • Springboard Centre
  • Springboard Centre

Springboard Centre

Stokesley, North Yorkshire

Award-winning 13,500 ft2 ‘incubator’ managed offices and facilities to encourage knowledge-based start-up businesses in Stokesley, North Yorkshire.

Two storeys of flexible office units surround a central double-height atrium communal space. Support facilities include training, management, IT and reception are also provided. The internal layout promotes sociability, a sense of community and the cross-fertilisation of ideas. The layout is easily adaptable to suit various unit sizes.

  • Client:
  • Hambleton District Council
  • Team:
  • Benedetti Architects
  • McDowell+Benedetti (to July 2016)
  • Adams Kara Taylor
  • BDSP Partnership
  • Jackson Coles
  • Gillespies
  • Andrew Knight (public art consultant)
  • Kathryn Hodgkinson (artist)
  • Budget:
  • £2m
  • Status:
  • Opened May 2006 by HRH Prince Andrew Duke of York
  • Published:
  • Architects' Journal
  • Building Design
  • Building
  • On Office
  • Abitare
  • Perspective (Hong Kong)
  • Mix Future Interiors
  • regional papers
  • Awards:
  • RIBA ‘05 White Rose Sustainability
  • RTPI Regional Innovation and Sustainability
  • The Journal Landmark Environmental
  • RICS Pro Yorkshire Design & Innovation
  • “I am very interested in the architecture of this building and how it deals with energy efficiently. The atmosphere in here is wonderful and conducive to the activities it contains. Everyone I have spoken to enjoys working here.”
  • HRH Prince Andrew Duke of York