Client: Apollo Medical, Taff Health Board
Location: Oxford Street, Mountain Ash
Scheme Overview: This development scheme is being built on behalf of Apollo Capital Projects. The new £4m Integrated Primary Care Centre in Mountain Ash commenced on site in December 2019 and was handed over to the client April 2020.
The new facility will house all of the GP services for the town of Mountain Ash including, Rhos House, Cynon Vale and Hillcrest Surgeries. In addition, the building will house District Nurses and Health Visitors with an intention to offer a 7 day a week service from the facility.
The contemporary design by Cardiff based Hatcher Prichard Architects includes a lower level of slate with upper levels in shou sugi ban timber cladding which is an ancient Japanese method of wood preservative by burning the face of the wood.