George House

Client: Bournemouth Churches Housing Association

Completion: 2011

Plymouth Abercrombie Awards 2014 ā€¢ Best new housing project

Chartered Institute of Housing & Inside Housing – UK Housing Awards 2012 –Ā Development of the Year – Large Scheme

This project represents a pioneering approach to supporting one of the most vulnerable sectors of society; homeless people. The aspiration is to provide a safe environment that encourages people to become independent by offering stability and the opportunity to improve life skills in order to recover and participate in society. The accommodation comprises 46 bedrooms including a disabled provision, containing en-suite bathrooms, arranged in clusters of 6-9 units, each with a kitchen where residents can make refreshments and prepare meals.