Apartments behind Wembley Park tube wins award

Lime Walk, a development by Network Housing group was a winner at the London Evening Standard New Homes Awards 2016.

Based on Brook Avenue, 111 new homes were built on a disused car park next to Wembley Park Tube station, Lime Walk has won Best Development in the Affordable Homes Sector.

Though, residents of Brook Avenue overwhelmingly opposed the planning permission for this development saying

since the removal of the ‘high rise’ from Chalk hill estate, the plan is just to relocate the estate to another location, this being brook avenue.

And

This will severely impact the resale of our properties as who wants to buy a property with a high-rise flats facing them

And there’s more

The increased amount of litter will affect the area. The development of the wooded area will certainly impact on Pargraves Court as much of it is behind us and this will make us more vulnerable to burglary.

See all of the winners, London Evening Standard New Homes Awards winners 2016