Drapers Place, Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury

Client: Shrewsbury Drapers Holy Cross Ltd
Project: New build almshouses

The Shrewsbury Drapers Company Charity appointed us to build 25 warden assisted homes.

The development consisted of 21 single bed and four double bedroom apartments, with kitchens and bathrooms. The three-storey building also included two residents’ day rooms and a function room.

We were the first company to build new almshouses for Drapers for 50 years.

Project Specifications

Contract Value: £2.7million

Duration: 64 weeks

Architect: Chris Carr Architects

Building Control Inspector: Gary Hancox (Meridian Consultant)

Contracts Manager: Steve Bowen

Site Manager: Dylan Parker

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