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Derby College Roundhouse Campus
Railway Conservation Area, Derby



Architects: Maber
Contractors: Bowmer Kirkland
Features: Restoration of listed railway building, construction of annex and connecting building. Visitor centre for historical interest. The new flagship campus of Derby College.
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Mackworth College and Wilmorton College merged with Broomfield Hall in 2000 to form Derby College. The college is relocating its facilities into its two city centre campus's - The Joseph Wright Centre Sixth Form Centre (completed 2005) and has acquired the Roundhouse next to Derby Midland Station.

The Derby Roundhouse, completed 1839 is believed to be the first Roundhouse ever constructed in the UK and has Grade II* status, it survived potential demolition several years ago to make way for Pride Park (much of the works was demolished though).



 
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