Project: 19 Sheltered Flats & 3 Bungalows for Sussex Housing & Care,
Contractor : Denne Construction
Contract Sum : £2.5 M
Contract Type : JCT Design and Build
Waterside Architects were engaged in the design and planning process as part of a Design and Build project.
The brief was based on the Sussex Housing and Care design brief incorporating the Housing Corporation Design and Quality Standards. The scheme was a collaborative project between the Housing Association with Wealden District Council. The development comprises one block of flats, which is three storeys high and three bungalows. The total number of dwellings is twenty, including 6 no 1-bed flats, 10 no 2-bed flats and 3 no. 2-bed bungalows. Flats are designed to DDA requirements including ensuite bathrooms, also accessible from the hallways. The bungalows are designed in staggered fashion with a north / south orientation with gardens to the north side. There is a parking provision on the site for 24 cars and cycle storage.