The proposed development site is located at 39 Manor Road, Luton. The site comprises of an existing derelict building previously occupied by Dawson News with some areas of hard and soft landscaping.
With consideration to the background contextual research a series of massing studies were produced to explore potential development strategies. The focus remained on designing a scheme that would generate maximum amenity for residents with views over the adjacent park a key driver in the final form, whilst maintaining development density. The scheme was highly praised at planning committee.