SOCIAL AND SUPPORTED HOUSING
Location: Islington, London, UK
Client: Islington and Shoreditch Housing Association, West London Mission
Consultants: Engineering Contract Consultants LLP, R.H. Horwitz Structural Engineers
Contractor: Higgins Construction
Contract Sum: £3M
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£3M new-build social and supported housing scheme in Islington. Project included: site reconfiguration; funding preparation; repeated scenario testing for planning, environmental, and community issues; reconciliation of neighbouring uses. Breeam ‘Excellent’, Code 4.
The scheme involved the demolition of the existing two storey care home and construction of a new-build four-storey supported and affordable housing: The project is based on the innovative redistribution of the land plots and massing orientation to fund the project and fully optimise the site and client brief.