Stanley Investments is delighted to be shortlisted as a finalist at the Northern Housing Awards 2021. The winners will be announced on the 13th May 2021. Stanley Investments is shortlisted in two categories for two of its developments: Best Development for Affordable Rent at Field Street, Wigan and Best Affordable Housing Scheme of the year at Atkinson Road, Ormskirk
The scheme at Atkinson Road is described as an exemplary demonstration of development and regeneration at its best with a mixed-use scheme of 51 new affordable homes for Jigsaw Homes Group, a new Lidl store and Commercial trade units being delivered on a protected strategic employment site via an innovative legal and technical collaboration and master planning between housing, retail and commercial developers creating a genuine and lasting win-win for local stakeholders.
The development at Field Street Wigan is described as an excellent demonstration by the whole project team of problem solving and innovation in scheme design and viability. Introducing ‘fabric first’ thinking to abnormal ground conditions to overcome significant development constraints, transforming a prominent derelict brownfield site in the heart of Wigan and delivering high quality urban design, 72 affordable homes and a new sustainable community.