UK: Liverpool City Council has granted permission for an aparthotel and student accommodation development in the city centre.
Renshaw Hall, by developer NR Capricornus, part of the Niveda
Realty Group, will consist of three buildings of up to eight
Designed by architect Falconer Chester Hall, the development includes 52 serviced apartments and 320 student accommodation units. The serviced apartments will be contained within two blocks of eight and six storeys, both of which will also include a ground floor commercial unit.
Another eight storey block will contain the student accommodation, which will consist of 28 self-contained studios and 34 cluster rooms with communal facilities. The block will also include a gym, cinema and games room.
Adam Hall, managing director at Falconer Chester Hall, said: "The city's leisure offer continues to attract more and more visitors and it's important that there are the rooms to cater for this growing market. Additionally, the proposed student accommodation is close to the city's knowledge quarter so within easy reach for the expected occupiers."