Published: 21/02/2020Combined, the new sites will deliver 488 new homes, 72% of which will be affordable, and contribute 7% of the Group’s target of 7,500 new homes before 2027.
The fill list of schemes is as follows:
Herald Street, Tower Hamlets, east London
Planning has been approved by the London Borough of Tower Hamlets to deliver 62 new apartments to an area with very high demand, with 80% of the new homes to be affordable. This development will also re-provide the gallery that has been on-site, with a 540 square metre space for them to display their works. Construction is underway and will complete in February 2022.
Glengall Road, Southwark, south London
This scheme just off the Old Kent Road has the resolution to grant planning permission for 181 new homes on the site of a former factory and warehouse. As well as a large amount of commercial workspace, the scheme will provide discounted, affordable workspace for local artisans and start-ups. Site mobilisation is expected in the next few months.
Ockford Park, Godalming, Surrey
Southern Housing Group will work with Cala Homes in Surrey to deliver 80 affordable homes as part of their larger 286-home development, with a bespoke, 1930s-style design to complement the houses in the surrounding area. Southern Housing Group’s homes will be delivered between 2021 and 2023.
Wings Nursery and Wings House, Woodchurch, Adur
Southern Housing Group plans to deliver a total of 75 new homes across two adjacent sites with contractor, Thakeham Client.
The former Wings Nursery site was purchased with outline planning permission for 55 homes and a separate planning application for Wings House will be submitted in the coming months.
Old Portsmouth Road, Guildford, Surrey
A site has been purchased in Guildford for the construction of 39 new homes and the refurbishment of a Grade II listed building which will be delivered in 2022.
West Kent College, Tonbridge and Malling, Kent
A planning application will be submitted in March 2020 for 51 new homes (100% affordable). The three- and four-bedroom houses and apartments will be delivered by Southern Housing Group in 2022.
We are very excited about Southern Housing Group's development pipeline. It is great to see registered providers delivering much needed social housing. We are pleased to have supported them with one of the schemes, Herald Street (62 units development), by providing our valuation services.
Speak to our Social Housing Team to find out more.