Chamberlain Halls of Residence – EH Smith

Chamberlain Halls of Residence

University of Birmingham

This £40m project for the University of Birmingham now provides 726 student bedrooms, split into 5 and 6 en-suite bedroomed clusters, and 1 bedroom studios.

The whole project consists of 3 linear wings, housing student flats, with shared gardens and recreational spaces in between and a 21 storey tower housing student’s flats and studios with a bar, restaurant and conference space on the ground floor.

EH Smith worked with the Architects on the palette of materials including the facing brick, bespoke glazed tiles and bespoke air bricks.

Location: Birmingham

Architect: Glancy Nicholls Architects

Contractors: Balfour Beatty