The Developer CARDIFF CITY DEVELOPMENTS appointed Gallese Design to provide Performance Design requirements. Gallese Design role and responsibility was upgraded to a detailed design role by the Main Contractor Carter Lauren.
The client did originally have a 'green' engineering aspiration and agenda. However commercial pressures ensured a change of direction was implemented. Richmond Court although a single project is designed and installed to enable the site to be split into six separate investment 'blocks'. The apartments are a mix of single and double bedroom units, many being duplex two level. All of the apartments created were all leased within days of Practical Completion via KEYLET, letting agents for the site.
Three storey building, all apartments, split into six separate serviced 'blocks'. Traditional construction. All electrical heating and hot water with Energy Performance Certificate Band C achieved.