Bishopgate Gardens | Development Progress

Built in a distinctive 1970’s style, Bishopgate Gardens is in a prime spot for modernisation in line with the exciting new civic development schemes underway in the area.

This ambitious refurbishment scheme will be a flagship development the city of Preston, comprising of 130 luxury apartments, impressive communal spaces with residents lounge and 24 hour concierge, communal rooftop gardens and 7 retail units overlooking the plaza including a Barber shop, Florist and Deli Store.

Bishopgate Gardens | Development Progress 21/03/2020

Cantilever Extension Underway

Despite the recent turmoil and anxiety caused by the corona virus, work continues to progress at pace on Bishopgate Gardens. Now that all the external facades are removed work has begun installing the Cantilever Extensions which will greatly increase the overall footprint of the development.

Bishopgate Gardens | Development Progress 06/03/2020

Cranes arrive and structural work commences

The façade has been removed to make way for the cantilever extensions and the new, modern cladding. The cranes have arrived on site to install the steel necessary to create the new structural support of the building

Bishopgate Gardens | Development Progress 17/02/2020

Mast Climbers and External Facade Removal

Excitement continues to grow at Bishopgate Gardens as the Mast Climbers are now almost in place. Work has already begun removing the external facade of the offices ready for installation of the structural steel work. Once the cantilever sections are in place the contours of the building will begin to take real shape. Elsewhere on site work is ongoing with a sample installation of the external cladding and glazing so that interested parties can get and early look at how the completed façade will look. Work continues to progress on the Sales Office on Ormskirk Rd that will be open and ready to take enquiries from the 3rd of March 2020. See the drone footage below.

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Bishopgate Gardens | Development Progress 27/01/2020

Internal Clear Out Complete. Mast Climber Installation Underway.

The internal rip out of the two blocks is now complete. Work has progressed at real pace as the internal walls have also been removed allowing for the installation of the new concrete floors throughout. Now all this is complete work has begun erecting the external ‘Mast Climber’s’ that will provide the platform for the removal of the existing frontage and windows on the faces to receive the cantilever extension. Heaton Group have also recently taken some night time drone footage of the site to give an idea of its excellent City Centre location and great surroundings.

Bishopgate Gardens | Development Progress 07/01/2020

Demolition Underway

The site has now been secured with Heaton Group hoarding and the site office is also now in place. Works have now begun stripping out the internal fixtures and fittings of both towers ready for the installation of new floors throughout. February will see the release of the project for Sale, so please keep checking the website for sales particulars.

Bishopgate Gardens | Development Progress 01/12/2019

Planning Permission Granted

Planning Permission has now been formally granted after Preston voted unanimously in favour of this development. Summer 2021 will see the Heaton group deliver 130 high-end luxury apartments right in the heart of this thriving City.

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