Springfield Road, Parkhead : Affordable housing

Project Facts at a Glance

Client Parkhead Housing Association
Value £3.6m
Description This development is located located within a largely residential area in Parkhead, Glasgow. The works comprised of a mix of 36 flatted units within a single four storey block with parking facilities, soft landscaping, drying areas and bin store areas within an internal courtyard area.

The development was constructed of timber kit and facing brick with tiled pitched roofs. Internal works included joinery work, electrical, plumbing and gas central heating installations. Associated external works comprised of drainage, services and provision of amenity spaces and new car parking facilities.

The plans were developed in accordance with the principles of Housing for Varying Needs and Lifetime Homes and contain a mixture of wheelchair accessible, amenity and mainstream flats.

This site was registered with Considerate Constructors and achieved performance beyond compliance status. This project achieved a ‘Very Good’ rating as part of the Ecohomes Scheme certification. Springfield Road was constructed to ‘Silver’ level accreditation under Section 7 of the Building Regulations.


Architect Mast Architects
Consulting Engineers Scott Bennett Associates
McTaggart are delighted to be working with Parkhead Housing Association on this project

McTaggart Group
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