44 supported one and two bedroom flats of Lifetime Homes standards
Two council-owned villas at 251-253 Preston Road, currently unused, are to be leased to a housing association to provide 32 dwellings, 40% of them affordable
The Council owned semi-detached villas 243 and 245 Preston Road have been converted by Seaside Community Homes. Seaside Homes have transformed 351 Council owned dwellings since its formation in November 2011. They hope to to convert 499 buildings by 2016, helping to reduce Brighton’s 16,000-strong housing waiting list. Seaside Homes borrowed £30 million to fund […]
PIECES OF THE FABRIC OF THE FRONT OF ST AUGUSTINE’S CHURCH HALL HAVE BEEN FALLING OFF. These pieces have now been stored inside the hall itself.
The villas are now securely boarded up, the front gardens have been baricaded and the buildings covered with plastic sheeting. The Preston and Patcham Society welcomed this scheme for social housing. The Society had feared that funding to carry out the work has been cancelled as a result of the credit crunch and the villas […]
The developer who had plans for a new hotel and office accommodation on the Patcham Court Farm site has now dropped out. The Local Plan designated the site for office development, but did not mention an hotel. The Preston and Old Patcham Society has always maintained that the site is only suitable for low-rise housing, […]