Design work on Tooting site starts now

Danish practice CF Moller has won a RIBA competition to revamp a Victorian hospital in south-west London.

The firm beat a host of other firms to land the prize including AHMM, Allies & Morrison, Penoyre & Prasad and Reiach & Hall.

Work will involved designing new inpatient and related accommodation at the Springfield University Hospital in Tooting.

The site is also the headquarters of the South West London and St George’s Mental Health NHS Trust and its director of estates Robert Barr said: “We are delighted CF Moller won this hard fought competition. Its designs show innovation and quality of the highest standard.”

Design work is due to begin in earnest this autumn.