Description of 83 Barchester Street
83 Barchester Street is a residential development in Poplar, London E14.
The 6-storey building comprises 115 affordable units.
This is one of the three affordable off-site schemes (at Lovegrove Walk, Barchester Street and Burdett Road - total 280 housing units) for the Newfoundland development.
The existing buildings included a 1939 factory building and a 1956 warehouse.
2015 - Planning permission granted for: Demolition of the existing warehouse building and ancillary structures and part demolition of 'saw-tooth' factory building (retaining three walls of the facade). Construction of three buildings ranging from four to six storeys to provide 115 residential dwellings, basement, access and surface parking, landscaping and other incidental works to the application. Tower Hamlets ref. no. PA/14/02607