St Martha's, Barnet

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  • Client – Hanover Housing Association
  • Project Value – £4.9M
  • PPP’s role – Employer’s Agent/CoW/CDM-C 
  • Project description – This unique scheme is the first purpose-built co-housing scheme of its kind in the country. The site comprises of 25 one-, two- and three-bedroomed homes developed by Hanover for Older Women’s Cohousing (OWCH) of Barnet, 17 of which have been acquired off-plan by members of OWCH. Eight flats, part-funded by the Tudor Trust, have been set aside for OWCH members who are social renters, in partnership with charitable housing association Housing for Women who specialise in providing gender sensitive support services to women. In addition to private residences, the women share a common house containing a meeting room, kitchen and dining areas. There are also laundry, guest and parking facilities on site.