Go-ahead for £80m Barking build to rent scheme

Aaron Morby 4 years ago
Share

Developer Patrizia UK has got the green light for its first planned big private rental scheme in London.

Two connected blocks will rise to 23 and 28 storeys
Two connected blocks will rise to 23 and 28 storeys

Its major mixed-use build to rent development in Barking will see over 200 flats built in two connected high-rise blocks.

Immediately to the north of Barking rail and underground station, the existing Trocoll House site will be completely demolished, making way for what will be the tallest building scheme to date in the ambitious town centre regeneration plan.

Consultant McBains is providing architecture, project management and cost management services for the project.

Mark Leeson, Operations Director, McBains, said: “As people adapt to the ‘new normal’ and spend more time both living and working at home, they are increasingly wanting more from their living spaces.

“Trocoll House will deliver this on both fronts. McBains is delighted to continue our track record of providing innovative residences that respond to the ever-changing needs of residents.”

McBains has already overseen the development of similar innovative living spaces, including the £115m Delancey and Oakmayne Properties Elephant Road development in the Elephant and Castle regeneration zone which will complete this autumn, comprising 373 rental units, retail units, restaurants and a cinema.

Latest news

Plans go in for huge Olympic Park construction hub

Bow Goods Yard could deliver 3.5m tonnes of materials a year to sites across London
39 mins ago

Surgo Construction went down owing £4.5m

Biggest creditor is Bellway Homes after dispute on housing job
3 hours ago

Plan for £100m Liverpool Baltic station

Construction work could begin next year
4 hours ago

Vistry seals £157m West London housing deal

Around 575 homes to be built at Merrick Place scheme in Ealing
3 hours ago

Streamlined Watkin Jones returns to profit in first half

Multi-room specialist sees secured work pipeline hit £1.4bn
3 hours ago

Bellway hires ex-brickie as group construction chief

James Griffin to oversee move to the Future Homes Standard and timber frame.
3 hours ago

Persimmon under fire for delays to £10m relief road

West Suffolk Council serves Breach of Condition Notices after timetable slips again
3 hours ago

BAM wins £33m Kent secondary school job

Replacement Swanley academy to be built at live school site
3 hours ago

Aluminium cladding specialist collapses

Melton Mowbray-based firm worked for several main contractors
1 day ago

Brickwork contractor Lee Marley returns to profit

Affordable and rental homes demand lifts brickwork contractor
1 day ago

Housing contractor Durkan suffers second year of losses

More fire safety provisions tip firm into £3.9m loss
1 day ago

Farrans makes breakthrough on tricky tunnel job

Tunnel under Tees latest part of new £155m water pipeline job
1 day ago

Heidelberg buys aggregates and earthworks specialist B&A

Latest deal follows acquisition of Mick George
1 day ago

Flagship biodiversity net gain scheme flawed

NAO warns Government's flagship green development scheme at risk of failure
4 days ago

Plan in for £3bn Lincolnshire mega data centre

3.3m sq ft Humber Tech Park will be one of Europe's largest data centres
4 days ago

Green light for Digbeth 1,300 homes scheme

Warner’s Fields scheme to start with excavation and landscaping of the River Rea
4 days ago

£210m M3 Junction 9 upgrade gains consent

VolkerFitzpatrick to start work in early 2025 on Winnall roundabout, near Winchester
4 days ago

United Living wins 14-year L&Q homes repairs deal

Trafford housing upkeep deal worth £205m
4 days ago

£400m Lewisham resi-led scheme advances

Land deal paves way for Amro Partners' 1,000-home London scheme
4 days ago

McLaren gets go-ahead for Grade II listed Leeds student scheme

Springfield House to be revamped and two new wings added
4 days ago

Piling giant to fit people alarms on all rigs

Cementation Skanska upgrades site safety systems
4 days ago

Vistry to make £800m profit after subcontractor cost cuts

House builder bullish about shareholder returns after asking suppliers for discounts
5 days ago

Shareholders approve £2.5bn Barratt and Redrow merger

Final hurdle is for the competition regulator to approve the deal.
5 days ago

Green light for £80m Leith waterfront revamp

Build-to-rent homes and student accommodation scheme to be built
5 days ago

Tilbury Douglas clears Interserve legacy jobs to return to profit

Revenue tops £500m in first year as standalone contractor
6 days ago

Land deal paves way for Manchester civil service office hub

Government buys five acres at former Central Retail Park
5 days ago

Speller Metcalfe wins Wolverhampton library upgrade

Full works are due to start in the autumn
5 days ago

Skills shortage puts big infrastructure projects at risk

Government failing as an intelligent client and now over-reliant on consultancies
6 days ago

Contractors face further insulation board price hikes

Cost of PIR insulation boards set to rise another 10%
6 days ago

Henry Boot wins £36m Rotherham Markets job

Project involves upgrading existing market and building a new library
6 days ago

Contractor services