Approval for 54-flat complex on industrial site in Sheffield

Fifty-four flats could soon be built on industrial land in Sheffield.

Friday, 25th November 2016, 3:03 pm
Updated Tuesday, 29th November 2016, 9:31 am
Palatine Gardens.

Crossbow Ventures’ application to knock down the Ewen Engineering building in Roscoe Road, Shalesmoor, and build four four-storey blocks in its place, was approved on Tuesday.

The firm can now proceed with the project, which will comprise 54 studio and duplex penthouse apartments.

Ewen Engineering in Roscoe Road, Sheffield. Photo: Google

The £4.2 million Palatine Gardens project – named after a former Victorian pub in the area – is being designed by city practice Coda Studios.

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Work is expected to begin at the start of 2017, with completion scheduled for March 2018.

The development is one of a number in the Shalesmoor and Kelham Island area, which is being transformed from an old industrial heartland to a community with shops, bars and cafes.

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Ewen Engineering in Roscoe Road, Sheffield. Photo: Google