Work begins on new Â£19m student flats in Sheffield city centre
Work is under way on more than 320 student flats in Sheffield city centre.
The £19 million Steel City scheme in St Vincent's Quarter includes the refurbishment of Grade II-listed former 'little mesters' metal workshops dating back to 1833.
The development on Hollis Croft, close to the University of Sheffield’s School of Engineering, will have 324 student rooms, with a mix of en-suite rooms, studios and one and two-bedroom duplex apartments.
The accommodation is being built by Clegg Construction, which has already completed more than 1,400 student rooms across Sheffield, for developer Future Generation.
Designed by Sheffield-based Axis Architecture, the buildings will be finished mainly in brick with natural slate pitched roofs.
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