Constructed in the nineteen sixties as part of the Tustin Estate, Ambleside, Grasmere and Windermere are 20 storey blocks of flats in need of complete renovation. Rockpanel external cladding systems have given the trio safe, efficient contemporary facades which shimmer and shine.
Planning and feasibility.
Property owners, Southwark Council, engaged Engie Regeneration as Design and Build Contractor, who in turn appointed architects and surveyors Blakeney Leigh to initiate and lead the £35million development.
At this point the buildings had several serious issues. These included rainwater ingress, failed and dilapidated pointing, cavity trays and decayed concrete. These issues had resulted in condensation, drafts and heat loss which doubtless was affecting the health and wellbeing of those living there.
Rockpanel Colours RAL 7035