This is a wonderful opportunity to work with the Council to redevelop the site into a thriving community, which integrates the sites heritage and leaves a long-lasting legacy. Jointly, we will deliver:
IMPROVED LOCAL INFRASTRUCTURE
The site will deliver improved connectivity and has
the potential to improve public access and deliver
a shorter walk to Reading and the Station for the
We will encourage sustainable transport by providing dedicated foot and cycleways, including electric car charging points, car clubs and promote cycling.
A TAILORED COMMUNITY PLAN
We have a long term view and will play an active role in ensuring that the management and place keeping is in place once the site has been delivered.
A PLACE MAKING APPROACH
Create a distinctive and vibrant new community with a unique identity.
ENHANCED PUBLIC REALM
We want to transform this redundant brownfield space and open up the site through the delivery of high quality public realm.
Retain the legacy of the Old Power Station site and ensure its past is recognised in its next chapter.
HIGH QUALITY DESIGN
There is no generic Berkeley scheme, every design is bespoke. We want the scheme to be iconic and a new destination.
ACCESS TO THE RIVER
Increased access to the River Thames with a direct link from the development.
A NEW RIVERSIDE CAFE
Provision of a new cafe overlooking the River Thames and providing a memorable stop along the new public route.
NEW HOMES IN READING
Deliver high quality homes and a place where people feel safe and are proud of their own front door.
We will enhance the ecological quality of the site to ensure we deliver a net biodiversity gain.
A STRONGER ECONOMY
The site will provide new jobs, training and apprenticeship opportunities.
Illustrative aerial view of the proposed development, as viewed from the River Thames