We built 30 new homes on the sites of a former older people's housing scheme at Irving Close in Staple Hill and the former garages in nearby James Road. The homes are a mixture of one and two bedroom flats, two and three bedroom houses plus a number of one bedroom bungalows.
Location: Staple Hill
Number of new properties: 30
Start on site: May 2016
Completed: September 2017
Latest Irving Close development updates
It wasn’t a silent night for residents living close to the site of Merlin’s new homes in Staple Hill on Monday as the sound of carols filled the air.
A former older people’s housing scheme has been demolished in Staple Hill to make way for new, affordable homes.
Work has begun on the construction of 30 new affordable homes in the heart of Staple Hill with the demolition of a rank of garages.
People living close to our latest development site in Staple Hill took the chance to have a chat with the team that will be delivering the work earlier this month.
We've submitted a planning application for the £4m redevelopment of the former Irving Close supported housing scheme.