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The Barking Code is the means to knit together the ongoing development schemes for Barking Town Centre that are implemented on different timetables and from different funding sources with a simple palette of materials and treatments.

The Barking Code is the means to knit together the ongoing development schemes for Barking Town Centre that are implemented on different timetables and from different funding sources with a simple palette of materials and treatments.

The Code sets out rules for the streetscape design and is both a menu and a primer: menu because it details the elements that are authorised for use and primer because it encompasses a set of principles to be followed when implementing new streetscape and public realm.

The Code sets out rules for the streetscape design and is both a menu and a primer: menu because it details the elements that are authorised for use and primer because it encompasses a set of principles to be followed when implementing new streetscape and public realm.

Simultaneously muf were commissioned to produce detail design packages for a number of sections of the town centre public realm, the construction of these put the code into immediate effect.

Simultaneously muf were commissioned to produce detail design packages for a number of sections of the town centre public realm, the construction of these put the code into immediate effect.

final model abstract

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Photograph by Philipp Ebeling

Photograph by Philipp Ebeling

Barking Code 2007

Strategy 
Urban design code and detail design packages

Status 
Design code published 2010

Location
Barking, east London

Client
London borough of Barking and Dagenham

Links 
Photography by Philipp Ebeling

Library Catalogue
Barking Code