Description of 37-41 Palmerston Road
37-41 Palmerston Road is a mixed-use development in Wealdstone, Harrow HA3.
The development incorporates 186 homes, plus commercial and community floor space.
Designed by Moss Architects, the application includes 5 buildings, ranging from 1–17 storeys, plus public realm provision.
Located on the edge of Wealdstone Town Centre, and forming part of the Heart of Harrow Housing Zone.
2017 - In January 2017,The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, ‘called in’ two planning applications previously rejected by local authorities - Origin Housing’s Palmerston Road and Hale Wharf in Tottenham. These applications were the first to be ‘called in’ by Sadiq Khan since he was elected as Mayor in May 2016.
2016 - Planning applicationsubmitted for: Redevelopment Of The Site To Provide 187 Residential Units (Use Class C3); 1428Sqm Office Floorspace (Use Class B1) And 683Sqm Flexible Commercial And Community Floorspace (Use Classes A1 B1 D1 D2) In 5 Buildings Between 1 And 17 Storeys In Height; Basement to provide carparking and cycle parking spaces; one altered vehicle access from Palmerston Road; refuse storage; entrance gates; public realm landscaping; photo-voltaic panels; demolition of existing buildings. Harrow Council ref. no. P/1619/16.
"The proposed scheme will have a major impact on the regeneration of the Wealdstone area and offers 41% affordable housing, new amenity space, commercial space targeted at newly formed enterprises, space for start-up businesses and also promotes connectivity to Harrow and Wealdstone Station. Origin looks forward to working closely with London Borough of Harrow and the Greater London Authority to deliver this scheme, and to help meet housing need in the local area.” - Gareth Jones, Development Director for Origin Housing, 2017.