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London Housing – Latest Designs

UK Capital Residential Designs – latest additions to this page, arranged chronologically:

9 Mar 2020
Southbank Tower, Stamford Street, Southwark, south London
Design: Patrik Schumacher at Zaha Hadid Architects
Southbank Tower London
image Courtesy architecture office

Southbank Tower in London
Relaunch of one of London’s most prominent riverside luxury developments. The property will be transformed with a new lobby designed by Zaha Hadid Architects and a boutique collection of apartments will be launched to the market with a series of new initiatives.

9 Mar 2020
New Alscot Road student residence, Bermondsey, Southwark, South London
Design: Greenaway Architecture
Alumno Student Residence on Alscot Road in Bermondsey
image Courtesy architecture practice

Alumno Student Residence on Alscot Road in Bermondsey
Planning permission granted for the construction of a new residence with fully integrated facilities for 143 students. These include high-quality rooms with shared amenities, such as a basement cinema lounge, study room and community area.

26 Feb 2020
Eastern Yards, Bankside, London SE1
Design: Make and PLP Architecture
Eastern Yards Bankside London
image Courtesy architects practice

Eastern Yards on Bankside, London SE1
Native Land wins planning approval for new property proposals, part of the £1 billion Bankside Yards mixed-use development.

16 Jan 2020
Chiswick Apartment Buildin, Town Hall Avenue, West London
Design: Keith Williams Architects
Chiswick Apartment Building

13 Jan 2020
The Paintworks, Shoreditch, East London
Architects: DROO
The Paintworks Apartments Shoreditch
photography : NAARO

The Paintworks Apartments in Shoreditch, East London
A contemporary mixed-use building over 1550m2 in Shoreditch. The property repurposes a former artists workshops and art supplies store in a conservation area. Apartments range from one to three bedrooms, and 2 office spaces. Interiors are designed with a focus on natural light and accentuating the space.

11 Jan 2020
Inverness Terrace Apartments, Bayswater, London W2
Interior Architect: Alexander Martin Architects
Inverness Terrace Apartments Bayswater
photography : Richard Chivers

Inverness Terrace Apartments in Bayswater, West London
A new residential development of twenty flats in Bayswater. The scope of works focussed on the design of the main entrance and lobby, the circulation spaces and the layout and design of the apartments together with landscaping elements of the scheme.

9 Nov 2019
Bagel Factory, Hackney, North East London
Architects: HWO Architects
Bagel Factory Hackney
photograph : Craig Auckland

Bagel Factory in Hackney
The vision is for a real community where people live, work and play. This development balances residential apartments with workspaces for small creative businesses, all organised around a welcoming central café.

9 Nov 2019
The Old Smoke House, Tower Hamlets
Architects: HWO Architects
Old Smokehouse Tower Hamlets
photograph : Craig Auckland

The Old Smoke House in Tower Hamlets
A vast proportion of the high-quality homes in this residential property are family units. A café and outdoor terrace will create a large, new public space. Green roofs won’t just generate energy, but also benefit the local ecology.

10 Oct 2019
Tiger Way School and Homes, Hackney Downs, North East London
Architects: Hawkins\Brown
The Otto Housing
photograph : Jack Hobhouse

Tiger Way School and Homes Hackney Downs
This new development delivers a new two form entry school and nursery for 420 pupils, cross-funded by the development of 89 homes for private sale. In a boost for ecology, the west wing roof provides opportunities for horticulture with growing gardens and a bee garden.

20 Sep 2020
Royal Wharf Apartments, Newham
Royal Wharf Development Newham
A new apartment building located at the former site of Minoco Wharf on the north bank of the River Thames, in East London.

16 Sep 2019
Warehaus, Hackney, East London
Architects: Lynas Smith
Warehaus Apartments East London
photo : Lynas Smith

Warehaus Apartments in East London
Warehaus is a renovated building in Hackney of 30 residential units off atrium circulation, 7 ground floor duplex studio spaces and a rooftop garden and swimming pool.

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7 Sep 2019
Peterhead Court Ealing, Southall Housing

5 Sep 2019
Vertical Living in London

29 Aug 2019
Embassy Gardens in Nine Elms, Battersea

16 Aug 2019
Wardian London

29 July 2019
Knightsbridge House in Acton
Design: Architect Wimshurst Pelleriti
Small contemporary development behind a traditional front:
New Housing in Acton

16 May 2019
Churchwood Gardens, Forest Hill, South London
Design: Bryden Wood
Churchwood Gardens in Forest Hill South London
image Courtesy architecture office

A £14 million 71-unit housing scheme formed of nine cedar-clad buildings on a 8270sqm site. This rental-only development is focused on sustainable, modern living integrated within a refurbished landscaped garden.

8 Nov 2018
Agar Grove Homes, Camden, North London
Design: Hawkins\Brown
Agar Grove Homes in Camden
photograph © Jack Hobhouse

Agar Grove Homes
Five hundred energy-efficient, affordable homes: once complete it will form the largest Passivhaus development in the UK.

30 Oct 2018
Stratosphere Homes, Stratford, East London
Architects: Allies and Morrison / Stockwool
Stratosphere Homes in London
photo : Morley von Sternberg

Stratosphere Homes
This new residential development transforms a brownfield site adjacent to Stratford station into two buildings for Telford Homes.

17 Aug 2018
Christopher Boones Almshouses, Lewisham, South London
Christopher Boones Almshouses in Lewisham
image courtesy of architecture office
Almshouses in Lewisham Homes
One Housing Group Limited (City Style) has completed a £26m scheme in Lewisham. This residential development provides 92 new homes.

4 Aug 2018
New Homes in Southall, Borough of Ealing, west London
Architects: Assael Architecture
New Homes in Southall, Ealing, London
image courtesy of architecture office

New Southall Housing
Montreaux submits masterplan for over 2,000 homes in Ealing.

1 Aug 2018
Battersea Phase 3A by Frank Gehry Architect

26 Jul 2018
Kings Crescent Estate Phases 1 and 2
Kings Crescent Estate Phases 1 and 2, London
photo © Peter Landers
Kings Crescent Estate Phases 1 and 2

5 Jun 2018
Alto Residential Development, Wembley Park, North West London
Architects: Flanagan Lawrence
Alto Development Wembley Park
photo © Hufton+Crow

Alto Residential Development
Redevelopment of a derelict brownfield site into a dynamic mixed-use neighbourhood.

22 May 2018
Charter Square, Staines-upon-Thames, Southwest London
Architects: Assael Architecture
Charter Square, Staines-upon-Thames
images courtesy of architects

Charter Square, Staines-upon-Thames
Second phase of £120m regeneration approval news: developer London Square has gains planning permission for town centre scheme in the heart of this suburban community.

21 May 2018
Hounslow West Housing, Cavendish Parade, Bath Road, Hounslow, West London
Architects: Colwyn Foulkes & Partners
Hounslow West Housing London
image Courtesy architecture office

Hounslow West Housing
The Mayor of London approved plans for a mix of 176 affordable homes and social housing.

17 Apr 2018
Robin Hood Gardens Housing

3 Apr 2018
Jeddo Road Housing in Acton

8 Dec 2017
Ailsa Wharf Poplar Riverside Housing

3 Dec 2017
Land Converter, London Housing Shortage

6 Nov 2017
Canaletto Tower, 257 City Road, Islington
Design: UNStudio, architects
Canaletto Tower London Building design by UNStudio
photography © Hufton+Crow, © EvaBloem

Canaletto Tower Building in Islington

22 Oct 2017
Dalston Works
Design: Waugh Thistleton Architects
Dalston Works Building
photo : Daniel Shearing

Dalston Works Mixed-Use Development in Hackney
The world’s largest cross-laminated timber building for London property developer Regal London. The mixed use development, located in the heart of Dalston, showcases how the innovative use of sustainable materials like CLT can help deliver highquality, high density housing to the capital without compromising the environment.

30 Sep 2017
Stockwell Green Housing

28 Jul 2017
Brent Cross Housing
Design: Architects pH+
New Homes in Brent Cross
image courtesy of architects

Brent Cross Housing

27 Jul 2017
College Road Houses, Dulwich, South East London
Architects: Thompson + Baroni with Stephen Marshall Architects
College Road House
photograph courtesy of architects office

New Houses in Dulwich

28 Jun 2017
Blackwall Reach, Tower Hamlets, East London
Design: C. F. Møller Architects
Blackwall Reach
Court Yard View CGI

Blackwall Reach Development
Phase 3 of the £300m regeneration of Modernist Robin Hood Gardens (by The Smithsons) for Swan Housing Association.

28 Apr 2017
Wardian London Penthouses, Isle of Dogs
Design: Glenn Howells Architects
Wardian London
image courtesy of architects

Wardian London Property
Twelve luxury penthouses by EcoWorld Ballymore at Wardian London, offering residents panoramic views of Canary Wharf and the City. The new homes are located close to the financial districts of Canary Wharf and The City.

16 Aug 2016
St John’s Hill Redevelopment, Battersea, South West London
Architects: Hawkins\Brown
St Johns Hill Redevelopment
image from architect

St John’s Hill Redevelopment
Peabody has completed 153 homes for social rent, shared ownership and private sale, in phase one of its masterplan for the redevelopment of St John’s Hill in Battersea.

16 Jul 2013
Residential Building Victoria
Design: Avery Associates Architects
Residential Building Victoria
image from architect

Residential Building Victoria
Avery Associates were recently invited to submit designs for a new landmark residential building in the heart of Victoria, London. The site abuts the Victoria Railway Station and incorporates a large electrical substation and a major arterial road. Through the resolution of a number of contextual constraints, the proposal takes a prominent but awkward site and turns it into a landmark with a very distinctive character.

19 Mar 2013
Torquay House, Westminster, W2
Design: MJP Architects
Westminster Residential Building
image from architects

Westminster Residential Building
This 13 storey, 157 room residential tower building in Westminster for the LHA London charity, is currently on site and due for completion next year by UK national contractor Galliford Try. With the site cleared and construction of the substructure underway, the project is now at a key stage.

28 Jan 2013
New Union Wharf Housing, Isle of Dogs, Tower Hamlets, east London
Design: Jestico + Whiles
New Union Wharf London
image from architect

London Riverside Housing
Planning permission granted for East Thames Group to regenerate New Union Wharf, a 189 home housing estate on the Isle of Dogs. The approval allows replacement of the 1970s built estate with modern, energy efficient homes which will make the most of its riverside location.

3 Dec 2012
Apartments and supported housing in Hackney, north east London
Design: Fraser Brown MacKenna
Housing in East London
photograph © Tim Crocker Photography

Supported Housing in Hackney
Sites for new affordable housing are often challenging; in creating 62 high quality new homes for One Housing Group, Fraser Brown MacKenna had to overcome a complex, overlooked, landlocked former industrial site in Hackney. Fraser Brown MacKenna Architects were appointed by One Housing Group to develop the former light-industrial site.

19 Oct 2012
Boxtree Housing, North Harrow, north west London
Design: YOOP Architects
North Harrow Building
photo © Tim Crocker

Boxtree Housing
YOOP Architects announce completion of affordable housing project in Harrow. ‘Fabric first’ approach promises reduced energy bills for residents. The development was built according to a demanding brief from the Origin Housing Group, whose priorities include reducing fuel poverty in the borough; they also wanted the finished housing to provide privacy and security in this challenging corner position.

30 Jun 2012
Peabody Avenue, Pimlico, London SW1V
Design: Haworth Tompkins
Peabody Avenue
photo : Philip Vile

Peabody Avenue Pimlico
RIBA Awards 2012 Winner
Peabody Avenue has been returned to its pre war-damaged state with a building based on an understanding of the characteristics of not only the form, texture and materiality of the estate but also of the community which wished to remain there.
The five storey blocks, organised around three vertical circulation cores, are built in warm, yellow stock bricks with windows well set back into reveals to acknowledge the robust nature of the existing Avenue. To the rear generous balconies cantilever from the circulation walkway and enliven the view from the railway and embankment.

7 May 2012
Consort Road, Peckham, South London
Design: Walter Menteth Architects
Consort Road Building
photo : Edmund Sumner

Consort Road Housing

15 Dec 2011
Unite Stratford, east London
BDP
Unite Stratford
picture from architects

London Student Housing
BDP‘s student housing scheme for Unite in Stratford, London has been given the go ahead by the Olympic Delivery Authority. The project will be BDP’s tallest building at 28 storeys and it will be the first building to be completed on the Olympic Park post games in 2014.

15 Dec 2011
Lilian Baylis School – Housing, Lambeth, south London
Conran and Partners
Lilian Baylis Housing
image from Conran and Partners

Lambeth Housing
Conran and Partners has won an open competition to transform a historic Lambeth site into much-needed new homes in London. The architecture and design practice has been awarded the contract to develop more than three acres of prime inner London land by Henley Homes, one of the capital’s leading housing groups.

Conran’s design team will be tasked with creating approximately 180 to 220 homes on the site of the former Lilian Baylis School in Lollard Street, using a mix of refurbishment, conversion and new build.

London Homes – Recent Design

Wavertree Court, Streatham Hill, south London
Spratley Studios
South London Housing
image from architects

South London Housing
Lambeth Council has recently given the go ahead for a mixed development of 12 new homes designed by Spratley Studios for a difficult London infill site, hemmed in on all four sides by residential development.
The scheme encompasses an assortment of private houses and flats, with gained green space for residents, a focus on crime prevention and a stepped plan to maximize privacy.

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