Ocean Estate master plan showing the boundary for the regeneration
Aerial view of Site F looking south towards St Dunstan's Church
Site F showing the two courtyard blocks with internal landscaped gardens and the residential home zone street
Ankur Architects was appointed as one of the two architectural practices to form part of a Development Framework to develop the master plan and design individual blocks on Ocean Estate
Site F is located on Ben Jonson Road close to Mile end Station in East London.
Site F forms part of the master plan comprising of 240 residential units and 1,300m2 of commercial spaces. The total residential units in the master plan includes 820 new build homes and renovation of 1,200 existing homes.
The development is based on two courtyard blocks, with buildings heights ranging from four to seven storeys.
All new homes irrespective of tenure comply with Lifetime Homes Standards and exceptional design qualities. The dwellings meets Code 4 for Sustainable Homes and Wheelchair Housing Standards.
New public realm with commercial units has been created to strengthen Ben Jonson Road.
The scheme was submitted for Planning Application on Dec 2009 and Planning Approval was granted in March 2010.
Client: East Thames Group