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VIVO, Stepney Green, London

Affordable housing provider East Thames Group and London developer First Base are working in partnership to deliver VIVO, a £70m apartment building in East London designed by architect Levitt Bernstein. The scheme is part of the £200m three-year regeneration programme on the Ocean Estate, which is improving 1200 existing homes and providing more than 800 new ones. Continue reading

Merchants Quay, Gloucester Docks, Gloucester

Gloucester Docks is a major site of regeneration in Gloucester, containing a number of historic listed warehouses. Merchants Quay sits within this powerful context, being in the heart of the docks and forming part of a seminal view of the city. The site therefore presented the potential to repair the grain and reinforce the warehouse context, in terms of form, scale, materials and colour and the context became a driving force for Stride Treglown Architects’ design. Continue reading