Location: Norwich, London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham;
Client: Solum Regeneration;
Uses: 120 bedroom hotel, bar, cafe and restaurant;
A strategic Masterplan for 1200 new homes in one of the less affluent areas of Norwich. Regeneration of a constrained greenfield side adjacent to the River Yare The masterplan retained and conserved historic woodland and hedgerow and established new landscape features, such as boardwalks along the river edge and a network of multi use swales for SUDS that can be used for leisure, amenity and drainage.
Linear phasing proposals enabled early delivery of units with minimal infrastucture costs to ease developer cash flow but also provided sequenced delivery of community benefits bus route, open space, community centre at key points to meet planning aspirations.