Block H1 is a six-storey building containing 47 market flats. The L-shaped block is framed by Milton and Stanley Road to the sides and East street along the front. A slight rotation in plan creates a marker along East Street and forms space for a private courtyard for residents at the back. A row of duplexes that wrap around to Milton Road complete the ground floor and ensure an active street frontage. A mix of 1, 2 and 3 Bed units are accessible from external galleries that connect to a central core on the upper floors. The L-shaped block creates a strong corner along East Street. Playful side facades and stepped massing relate positively to the neighbouring buildings along the Broadway. A polychrome brick palette is used to break down the scale of the main facade. Openings carved into the brick base volume at the back reveal access galleries beyond. Block H2 is a four-storey building containing 39 shared ownership flats. It is located between Milton Road and the redeveloped Perryfield Way, closing the gap to Phase 3C. The main entrance is centrally located and divides the ground floor in two sides. A row of duplexes to one side and flats to the other. The private courtyard space for this block is located at first floor level on top of the plinth. A mix of 1, 2 and 3 Bed units are accessible from external galleries that connect to a central core on the upper floors. A one-off duplex unit at the north corner of the plinth volume addresses the reconfigured Perryfield Way and adds a front to a critical and highly visible elevation from the Broadway. It also creates a distinct endpoint to the plot.
Staggered Playfulness on Block H2
Connecting the masterplan to the High Street on Block H1