Baxall are delighted to have been appointed by Sussex Wildlife Trust to deliver the new £2.6m Rye Harbour Discovery Centre. This exciting, challenging and bespoke project will create a modern flexible community space housing training, education and meeting rooms alongside a café, retail, exhibition and information areas. Externally, a Community Wildlife Garden will provide quiet space for visitors to relax and enjoy the local wildlife and some of the Reserve’s rare and endangered plant species.
Developed with the Friends of Rye Harbour Nature Reserve, the Rye Harbour Discovery Centre will transform people’s engagement in, and conservation of, the unique natural environment and wider heritage of the nature reserve and will be a fantastic resource for thousands of visitors.
The team are due to commence on site in Spring 2019. Managing Director Malcolm Clarke stated ‘We are very pleased to have been appointed as the main contractor on this exciting local community project and are looking forward to working collaboratively with Sussex Wildlife Trust and their design team in creating the impressive new Rye Harbour Discovery Centre’.