Cheviot Gardens is Lambeth Borough’s first-ever Older Person Shared Ownership scheme. It replaces a collection of older people homes that were demolised in December 2013 with updated and more efficient buildings that cater for a wider range of needs and situations.
At a glance
With PRP Architects, we held a series of consultation events with the residents to help shape our designs and specifications of the one and two-bedroom homes.
- Architects: PRP
- Contractors: Durkan
- Units: 84 (66 extra care, 18 Older Person Shared Ownership)
About Cheviot Gardens, Lambeth
Incorporated within our designs was accommodation for those who may need additional support at home. We have provided self-contained apartments that benefit from landscaped gardens, communal lounge, hairdressing salon, activities room and café that encourage residents to live independently and comfortably, while knowing they can opt in to additional activities and support services as needed.