THE MANNINGS IN SHOREHAM-BY-SEA, WEST SUSSEX FOR SOUTHERN HOUSING GROUP REPLACES AN EXISTING AND AGED BUILDING WITH 74 WELCOMING AND ATTRACTIVE NEW HOMES, ENTIRELY AFFORDABLE. ALL HOMES AT THE MANNINGS WILL ENJOY ACCESS TO A PRIVATE BALCONY OR TERRACED GARDENS, PLUS A COMMUNAL ROOF-TOP GARDEN AND ENHANCED PUBLIC REALM.
The Mannings will bring value to the community with a development that sets a new standard for living in the local area, enabling the neighbourhood to flourish. A desirable and safe living environment encourages environmentally friendly travel with 86 bicycle spaces and complements the wider context and architectural styles to ensure the residents’ will feel at home.
The main entrances feature a double-height portico in a smooth white finish, with a projecting balcony at first floor which doubles as a canopy to the entrances. Within the entrance area, a blue / green glazed tile creates a welcoming entryway and increased legibility along Surry Street. To bring lightness to the building, the primary brick is in a light warm buff brick, with a darker colour brick on the top floor to blend with the existing tones of the roofscape and uniformity across extended views
The affordable accommodation will help more people take their first step to buy their own home. Resident consultation throughout has ensured the input of the community’s aspirations into the design, with key priorities of inclusiveness and accessibility being met, as well the creation of an engaging and transparent development.