Central Chelmsford Phase 2, Chelmsford

Design and construction of 386 mixed tenure residential units including a commercial space, retail units and a two level basement car park in an urban town centre setting.

  • Budget:£74,000,000
  • Procurement:JCT 2011 Contractors Design & Build
  • Client:Genesis HA
  • Concept Architect:Pollard Thomas Edwards
  • Working Drawings Architect:RPS
  • Agent:EC Harris

The town centre triangular site is bounded by two main roads to the north and east with and railway viaduct to the south and west.


The development comprises a series of medium-rise blocks and a 14-storey taller building to create private, social rent, shared ownership and extra care accommodation. The re-planned buildings and open space form an attractive environment which enhances the connections between existing key areas of Chelmsford.

For more information on this project and Genesis Housing Association click here: www.genesisha.org.uk

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