Planning Permission Granted for Albany Park

Planning permission has been unanimously granted for the Albany Park student accommodation scheme at the University of St Andrews with Campus Living Villages.

Atelier Ten is delighted to be providing the building services and environmental engineering design, lighting design and BREEAM accreditation for the development.

The £70 million development overlooks East Sands and includes nine new buildings, comprising of 672 bedrooms of student accommodation and a new facilities building for student and staff use with a seasonal café. The development also provides a new boat shed for the St Andrews Sailing Club, 400 new cycle storage spaces and 108 new parking spaces.

The services proposals include centralised plant providing a community heat network, incorporating Air Source Heat Pumps for a low carbon solution, a centralised ICT infrastructure and residential sprinkler coverage throughout.