|Hounslow Town Centre Developer Announced|
Regeneration of Hounslow Town Centre takes a step forward
The redevelopment of Hounslow’s town centre moved closer after the council announced the winning bid late on Tuesday (5 November).
Barratt and Wilson Bowden were chosen as the developer at a cabinet meeting after a procurement exercise.
Councillor Steve Curran, cabinet member for housing, planning and regeneration, said: “I was very impressed with all three bids to regenerate the town centre. After deliberation, we have chosen to award this challenging and exciting work to Barratt and Wilson Bowden.
“The Barratt and Wilson Bowden tender was the best fit with our vision to transform Hounslow town centre into one of west London’s most vibrant, exciting shopping and leisure destinations.”
“The High Street Quarter will bring a range of retail, leisure and residential opportunities to Hounslow, centred around high quality public realm, creating spaces for events, performances and meeting places, which will seamlessly integrate into the existing fabric of the town and deliver a distinctive and sustainable Hounslow Town Centre for everyone."
Details of the winning bid are as follows:
* A mixed use scheme seamlessly integrating into the surrounding townscape to create a new urban quarter for the town centre that links the Blenheim Centre development back to the High Street.
November 14, 2013