Size: 7 acres / 2.8 Hectares
Planning use: Mixed use scheme providing residential and commercial spaces with leisure amenities.
Developer: The Wigley Group
Planning authority: Coventry City Council
Local to: Electric Wharf, Coventry city centre
The site is situated immediately north of Coventry City Centre accessed off Abbotts Lane with a secondary access road off Upper Hill Street to the south west and occupies a prominent and highly visible location adjoining the Coventry inner ring road (A4053) and is situated in a mixed use area comprising traditional terraced houses, some commercial uses and a community fire station. It is located within walking distance of Coventry City Centre and is approximately 0.6 miles to the west of Coventry University.
Master planning of a mixed use, canal-side site in Coventry. The development of over 6 acres between Sandy Lane and the Coventry Canal, and adjacent to the highly-successful Electric Wharf live-work scheme. Daimler Wharf will be within easy walking distance of the Canal Basin and city centre. The scheme – which will include the Daimler Powerhouse arts complex – will feature houses, apartments, employment and some leisure and recreation.
Local developers and site owners The Wigley Group will be working up the outline scheme over the next 12 months.
7 acres (2.8 hectares)
Mixed use scheme providing residential and commercial spaces with leisure amenities
The Wigley Group
Coventry City Council