Leading energy, services
and regeneration specialists, ENGIE, has started work on a £9 million project
in East Grinstead.
The development, named
Lingfield Lodge, will comprise of 48 contemporary extra care sheltered
apartments, complete with associated communal facilities and landscaping, and
will be carried out in partnership with Eldon Housing Association in addition
to local charitable providers.
Work is set to be completed
in January 2021, with the scheme aiming to provide a better standard of
affordable housing and facilities for residents and the community, with ENGIE
working in partnership with Mid Sussex District Council and West Sussex County
Council through Eldon Housing Association.
The site, located in East
Grinstead, saw the demolition of the existing apartments to make way for the
new modern facilities.
Simon Lacey, Regional
Managing Director at ENGIE, commented: “It’s great to be involved in a project
that will make a real difference to residents’ living standards with brand new
apartments and the development of communal areas.
“The project will see us
make the most efficient use of the land, without disrupting existing amenities
in the surrounding area. It’s an exciting project, and we’re looking forward to
seeing the positive impact providing 100% affordable homes will have on the
conjunction with FUSE Architects, ENGIE plans to build a variety of high
quality properties, ranging from 1 – 2 bedroom appartments.
For further information on
ENGIE, visit www.engie.co.uk/places