L&Q Housing Trust, Dartford


L&Q Housing Trust

Construction of mixed use development consisting on the existing car park of the YMCA. Construction included the provision of an undercroft car park and cycle storage, 2 ground floor retail units and 24 apartments over 4 floors.

The reinforced concrete first floor transfer slab abutted the existing YMCA move on units, this area was landscaped for the residents. The main structure above the first floor was constructed using SIP’s panels and clad externally with a combination of sto-render, larch cladding and decorative powder coated aluminium panels and grilles.

The accommodation was serviced vis a shared energy centre with the YMCA and the energy used is monitored via heat meters and individual meters for water and electric.