Victoria Court Sheltered Housing

Cullercoats, North Tyneside
Structural service

Existing sheltered housing scheme for older people, refurbished and extended to accommodate 34 self-contained apartments. The scheme was redeveloped to include new and updated communal facilities consisting of a residence lounge with kitchen, hair salon, buggy store, laundry room, and allow for better accessibility throughout the building.

 A new steel and glass sun room was added to the open plan lounge, and the lounge made bigger with support from steel beams and column. A new 3 storey extension to the end of the building added a wardens flat and additional 2-bed flats.