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Urban Solutions, Glass Needle Scheme Also known as Heritage Gateway Scheme

 

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    The original design for the 91m, 24 story tower was approved. On 27th January 05 a new application was submitted for a redesigned tower and a height increase to 101m and 31 stories.
  • (Planning Application No: 05/00154/C)
  • The revised application for buildings ranging from 6-31 stories was granted permission on 25th May 05.
  • A third application was submitted on 21st February 06 for buildings ranging from 3-32 stories. The new proposal shows an increase in the number of appartments to 248 (from 203 in previous application).

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06-09-2007 > New Cardiff Needle Plans

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Architect
SMC Charter Architects
Developer
Urban Solutions (Cardiff) Ltd
Laing O'Rourke
Main Contractor
Laing O'Rourke

Reference Data

Reference No.
232
First Uploaded
19-02-2006
Last Editorial Date
04-08-2009
Planning Application Number
06/00399/C
 

Building Location

Address
Wood Street, Cardiff.
Council
Cardiff City Council
County
Cardiff
Region
Wales
Country
United Kingdom

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Building Specification

Status
Approved
Proposal date
2004
Construction start date
2007

Pinnacle Height (AGL)
107.57
Pinnacle Type
Facade Overrun
Roof Height (AGL)
98.97

Total Floors (O.G)
32

Market Data

Primary Use
Residential
Secondary Use
Retail

Flats
248
Car Parking Spaces
190

Metres > Feet