William Wake House

Client: St Andrews Healthcare

Location: Northampton

Contractor: GB Building Solution

Project Value: £7,700,000

Designed with a classical façade, this project was the largest of its type to be built for St Andrews since their opening in the 1840s.

The secure facility incorporates eight wards comprising 132 en-suite bedrooms centred around the following:

  • Recreational courtyards
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Activity hall
  • Therapy areas
  • Support offices
  • Basement parking facilities

For Kershaw, the project represents the largest, single mechanical services design & build project completed at £7.7 million.

Kershaw undertook the full M&E co-ordination on the project, with the electrical installation carried out under a separate contract by Hulse Electrical.

The RMHF project is Kershaw's third consecutive contract for St Andrews at Northampton, having previously completed Malcolm Arnold House and Smyth House.