Westpoint Homes roll out cycle-friendly Edinburgh flats
September 3 2020
Westpoint Homes have teamed up with Fouin + Bell Architects to deliver 24 apartments on a 0.6-acre car park at Meadow Place Road, Edinburgh.
Finished in buff brick the rectangular block seeks to reference a neighbouring police station and comes with a lightweight sedum roof and mounted solar PV panels.
Recessed communal entrances will break up the primary facade with projecting brick patterns used to provide interest.
The architects wrote: "The proposal is to provide 20 two-bedroom and four three-bedroom flats in a simple four-storey block. A shared surface road provides access to the resident’s parking located to the rear. 18 parking spaces are provided.
"Six cycle stores provide resident’s with 48 secure cycle spaces, an additional cycle stand is provided at each Meadow Place Road flat entrance for visitors."
Amenity space will be provided on private ground to the rear.
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