Client: Mace Developments
The development is within central Cardiff to the east side of the city. Currently the site is the west wing of the Royal Cardiff Infirmary and since the renovation and extension of the main site has become surplus to requirement. The site is 0.647 hectares and runs along Glossop Road, Newport Road Lane, Howard Gardens and Moira Terrace. The development consists of approximately 644 student rooms with cluster units and individual studios/apartments on a 63/37 ratio. All the existing buildings on site are to be demolished and cleared for development. The design is based on a perimeter development with a central courtyard.