Description of The Chain
The Chain is a mixed-use development in Walthamstow, London E17.
Hadley Property Group and Pollard Thomas Edwards architects, in partnership with L&Q, have received consent for new homes, a park and retail space at South Grove in Walthamstow town centre.
473 homes, including 97 affordable homes. 127 one-beds, 275 two-beds, 28 three-beds, and 43 x studios.
Each home has a private balcony or terrace.
The scheme will be car-free but parking for two car club vehicles will be provided, alongside 788 secure cycle spaces.
5 minutes' walk to Walthamstow Central station.
Also known as South Grove.
Construction began in early 2017 and the first homes are expected to be complete by 2019.
2016 February - A planning application was submitted, with permission granted in May 2016. The scheme includes 2,786m2 of public realm, including a park that will run east to west through the site, and some retail space.
The site was a council-run car park and also included a number of offices and light industrial units.