Hounslow Place, 714-746 London Road, Hounslow, London
This former commercial site has been transformed into a residential neighbourhood with nearly 300 homes, local shops and a network of streets creating a new pedestrian route to Hounslow East underground station.
Bennett were the Main Contractor on this scheme which included the construction of 296nr residential units comprising; 14nr town houses, 9nr blocks containing 1 bed, 2 bed, 3 bed and duplex accommodation in various configurations.
The development can be defined into three distinct areas; the south block, fronting onto London Road with the ground floor commercial space and residential above, the north block, situated along the north-west boundary being wholly residential with communal amenity space at ground level and a line of 14 mews houses along the eastern boundary of the site. A new north-south access route through the site forms a ‘spine’ through the development, linking London Road with the east-west footpath at the northern end of the site.
A total of 48 car parking spaces were provided and a total of 533 cycle spaces provided on site.