City Council kicks out plans to turn student accommodation into homeless shelter

Portland House
Plans to turn delipidated student accommodation into a hostel for the homeless have been thrown out by Nottingham City Council planners. Lago Estates wanted to convert the current student accommodation in Portland House, Carrington Street into a hostel that would be run by the YMCA. The application site, in the Southside regeneration area of Nottingham, included floors 1-4 of Portland House, together with the narrow section of the ground floor of the building and part of the basement area. Nottinghamshire YMCA wanted to deliv... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...