The Lawns provides 72 spacious, mixed tenure apartments. These are combined with retail units and a community resource centre. In addition new external spaces make a positive contribution to the public realm.
The dramatic seven storey design includes a restrained palette which incorporates visual interest without being overindulgent. Facades include a rhythm of vertical, portrait shaped windows echoing period properties in London, including the houses around nearby Newington Green. Distinctive design features include deep, chamfered brick reveals and set-back, copper clad upper floors.
The project for Hanover Housing Association includes downsizer homes for older persons which follow the HAPPI Design recommendations.