Plans revealed for major 550-home city centre scheme

How the scheme could look
More details have emerged regarding a £60m, 550-home development which developers say will transform neglected land close to Leicester City Centre. The scheme, straddling the river Soar, will involve 300 exclusive private rented apartments, and a 250-bed nine storey student accommodation block. The scheme, by Leicester-based developer Sowden Group, will be submitted for planning permission shortly. The development will stretch from Braunstone Gate, across a backwater of the Soar including land occupied by derelict arches whi... For the full story register now for free or login below...