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Bonnington

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: 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 130 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

Read more on the development plans for the site by Platform_ here