Kingsland Road, Hoxton

Client: IQ Property Partnership
Project Value: £12,550,000
Architect: Watkin Jones
Practical Completion: August 2011

This project, at the Former Mail Coach Yard in Hoxton, consists of five blocks (A, B, C, D & E) varying from three to four storeys in height. The blocks are arranged around an internal enclosed courtyard providing restricted pedestrian access from Kingsland Road.

A total of 257 student rooms have been created consisting of 21 cluster bedrooms and 236 studios, (deluxe and standard). Block B at ground floor level incorporates an enclosed cycle store, laundrette and plant room, with block C incorporating the substation.

The site is located in the Borough of Hackney with blocks C and D forming the Eastern boundary along Kingsland Road, with Redvers Street, forming the Northern boundary.