Five individual buildings set around a large public piazza, with 3082m2 or 45% of the site area as public amenity space.
The total private amenity space for the project is 1157m2, which is primarily made up of roof terraces throughout the proposal.

Planning History

The project started in March 2015 with an initial feasibility / pre planning application to Liverpool City Council. Following the initial submission the proposal evolved over a period of nine months during which time a number urban design and planning meeting were held, this process ultimately lead to a full planning application submission in December 2015. Subsequent urban design and planning meetings following the submission and resulted in further design development during the application period. The application was eventually heard at planning committee in September 2016, with an approval notice issued in December 2016. The planning process took 21 months in total.

Project Team

Architect: Smith . Young Architecture Ltd
Developer: Vinco
Planning Authority: Liverpool

Development Data

Site size (ha): 0.6813
Estimated date of completion: 12/05/2019
Schedule of accommodation: 148 x 1 bed apartments, 148 x 2 bed apartments
Tenure mix: 100% private dwelling
Size of typical home: 63m2
Parking spaces: 149

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