Watkin Jones Group
The project comprises two separate locations within the university campus and commences with the demolition of the existing buildings on both sites with necessary relocation of some existing trees.
Consisting of seven blocks of student accommodation over both sites ranging in height from 3 to 5 storeys. Site 1 has a total floor area of 201,600 square feet within five apartment blocks providing 613 beds. The second site provides 252 beds within 2 apartment blocks within a floor area of 86,100 square feet. The development also includes extensive external works and car parking.
The building is predominant clad with facing brickwork and aluminium cladding.
Demolition for phase 1 is complete and construction works are at an early stage.