Crab Street Apartments, St Helens

Client

Torus

Project cost

£4.5m

Location

St Helens

Project Description

61 modern affordable apartments for people 55+

BTP were appointed as lead architects on a project for Torus to design and deliver 61 modern affordable apartments for aged 55 plus.

The new homes, close to Lowe House Church, are a mix one- and two-bedroom apartments split across two blocks. 

Named after local philanthropists John and Winefred Gorsuch (nee Lowe), Gorsuch House and Winefred House BTP has designed the scheme to offer over 55s a modern, manageable, more streamlined home together with access to a communal lounge where residents can socialise.

The scheme offers a standard and quality of new housing that is the benchmark for future developments in the post-COVID environment.

Latest News

20th June

BTP appointed as architect for historic...

BTP has recently been appointed to prepare proposals for a...

Read More

24th May

BTP completes Lancaster Castle conservation project...

BTP is celebrating completing major conservation work, one year on from...

Read More

16th May

Landlords urged to avoid quick fix...

The Government’s pledge to ensure that homes “are safe, and...

Read More