£60m Partick student accommodation plan wins approval
February 7 2014701 student apartments at Beith Street, Glasgow, has won the backing of planners, clearing the way for construction to start on the build.
Prepared by Falconer Chester Hall on behalf of Downing Developments the project consists of two separate ten storey buildings arranged along the banks of the river Kelvin within their own landscaped grounds.
Paul Houghton from Downing said: “Glasgow is an exciting city with a burgeoning student population and we’re delighted to be making strides on this ambitious scheme, which will revitalise this area and help to address the pressing need for quality student accommodation in the city.
“As one of the UK’s biggest student accommodation providers, we’re invested in ensuring our schemes offer the very best in terms of quality and location and provide students with a home from home – helping them to make the most of their university experience.”
The project is scheduled to complete in time for the 2015 academic year.
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