Description of 101 George Street
101 George Street is a new development in Croydon, London CR0.
The two towers will be the world’s tallest structures to have been built off-site using modular construction. The method is a lot faster alternative to traditional construction, without compromising on the quality of the building.
The 38-storey and 44-storey towers up to 135 metres will comprise 546 new homes. Designed specifically for rent and will be professionally managed onsite offering residents a 24/7 service.
101 George Street will exceed Apex House by 15 storeys and is due to start on site before Christmas.
The scheme will be delivered in 24 months, from construction starting, to residents moving into their new homes.
2017 - Croydon Council decides to grant planning permission for: Redevelopment of the site to provide a part 38 and part 44 storey building with 546 residential flats, with the ground floor to incorporate a flexible space including retail (Class A1), cafe (Class A3), business space (Class B1) and gallery space (Class D1) uses with basement accommodating 28 disabled parking spaces, cycle storage and refuse storage, and associated hard and soft landscaping. Croydon Council ref. no. 17/04201/FUL.
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