Gibberd were appointed as executive Architects for the construction of Salcome Gardens located in Mill Hill for Barnet Open Homes. The scheme compises of two residential blocks providing 6 two bedroom affordable rent units which are designed to meet the requirements of London Housing Design Guide.
The scheme is a timber frame construction which is faced in brickwork, with attention to brickwork detailing to tie into the surrounding context.
Each unit is provided with private external amenity space together with shared communal spaces. There is the provision of both vehicle and secure cycle parking for each unit within the scheme.
The pitch roof of each block houses photovoltic panels, energy collected is fed back int othe landlord supply to power and light communal areas of the scheme.