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Not just naval gazing [Boathouse 6 Portsmouth Historic Dockyard]

MJP's transformation of No 6 Boathose in Portsmouth's historic docklands shows that respect for the old can serve to dramatise the new

Not just naval gazing [Boathouse 6 Portsmouth Historic Dockyard] – by Kieran Long

English Heritage supplement – Building Design – 23rd November 2001, p. 7-9

MJP has set a standard for the reuse of other buildings on the site…its subtle blend of the matter-of-fact and the gently subversive has given a new thrust to the ongoing debate about the proper relationship between history and modernity

 

 

 

 

Link to MJP Boathouse 6 Portsmouth Historic Dockyard project page