Bonnington Road Lane, Edinburgh, EH6 5RB

Scarlett Land and Development acted for Platform_  on this Edinburgh Build-to-Rent (BTR) site acquisition and site assembly of the former John Lewis Depot at 14 Bonnington Road Lane (jointly with Savills), The Bonnington Centre on and 2-4 Bonnington Road Lane.

  • Total site area approx. 5 acres (2 ha)
  • Planning: submitted in May 2020 for 527 units across the three assembled sites
  • Units:  464 (previously 527) apartments in a mix of studios, one bedroom, two bedrooms and three bedrooms, with on-site concierge
    and maintenance staff, communal amenity spaces including residents’ lounges, communal workspaces, and
    a gymnasium.
  • Affordable Housing: 25% affordable housing to be achieved equating to 116 new affordable homes
  • Planning Ref: 20/01932/FUL
  • Details: Demolition of existing buildings and redevelopment comprising build to rent residential accommodation, commercial uses, associated landscaping and infrastructure.

Read more on the acquisition of the former John Lewis site here