Castleward is a 12.1 hectare brownfield regeneration site in Derby currently undergoing redevelopment to create a new community of sustainable homes and businesses. This £100 million project is located between Derby Midland Station and the city centre. The development is a joint venture between Derby City Council and a private partner, Compendium Living, a company jointly owned by housing developer Lovell Partnerships and social housing provider The Riverside Group.
The project spans five phases over 15-20 years. Work on phase one started in November 2012 and includes 163 homes, 16,500sq ft of commercial space, a boulevard and a new urban park over five acres of land
Plan in the long-term to create around 800 new homes and 34,500 square feet of commercial space
The site utilises the existing street hierarchy, scale and massing
The development enhances links to surrounding green space and providing a strong connection between the city centre and public transport connections.
This video introduces how BREEAM communities is being applied at Castleward in Derby.