Zoffany Street, Archway, London
This new-build development for Islington and Shoreditch Housing Association comprises 17 dwellings for rent. The accommodation, a mixture of maisonettes and apartments will provide 100% affordable housing for the London Borough of Islington. Two of the apartments have been designed to full wheelchair standards and all dwellings have been designed to Lifetime Homes, the London Housing Design Guide and Islington Council’s own accessibility standards.
The scheme includes over 190sqm of photovoltaic panels located at roof level along Zoffany Street with a green bio-diverse roof on the four storey corner block to Scholefield Road.
The scheme is a car=free development in line with Islington Council’s Transport policies although two on-street car parking spaces will be provided adjacent to the wheelchair-standard flats.
The scheme has been designed to achieve a Code for Sustainable Homes rating of Level 4, with wall and roof values of 0.12 W/m²·K