The architects appointed for residential buildings S1 & S11 are AECOM. This page shows how the designs have evolved, and have been informed by previous public consultation events earlier in 2018. You can view the relevant pages of the exhibition boards in the 'additional materials' section below, and have your say using the comment form at the bottom of the page.Quick Facts & Figures
Above: view of S1 (left) & S11 (right) from the North ParkDesign Principles & Materiality
Podiums wrap the bottom of towers to provide additional public amenities and a human scale at the base of S1 & S11. These are designed to look different from the rest of the residential towers.
The residential part of the towers have two types of bronze-effect façades:
The podium or base of the towers will:
The design of the S1 podium is developing and not yet finalised. The detailed plans will be reviewed with the Local Planning Authority.
Above: proposed design for the residential towers
Below: proposed design for podiums of the residential towersSite Constraints & Responses
The building designs have responded to existing site context and constraints. These are outlined below.