Design & Construction of an Extension to the Current Facility to Provide 62 No Extra Care Apartments

  • Demolition of existing school building
  • Design and construction of 62 no. 1 & 2 bedroom flats arranged in wings leading off atrium spaces and central corridors.
  • The building was an extension, connecting to the existing Extra Care Home
  • The existing 66 bed Extra Care Home remained in full use throughout the construction period
  • Utilising the benefits of a timber frame
  • External façade was a mixture of facing brickwork and Hardie Plank (low maintenance weatherboarding)
  • Tower crane utilised to manage the construction on a tight urbanised site
  • Installation of PV panels and electric charging points
  • Detailed external works scheme, including landscape designed for dementia care