Oaklands Rise | Shortlisted for Placemaking Awards 2022

Oaklands Rise has been shortlisted in the ‘Best Use of Brownfield Land' in Placemaking category of the Planning Awards 2022.

Delivered for housing association Notting Hill Genesis, in a joint venture with QPR and main contractor Vistry Partnerships, Oaklands Rise provides 605 new homes – 40 per cent affordable and 60 per cent private rented sector properties – and 3,500 sqm of mixed-use commercial and office space. This includes a nursery, health centre, shared workspace offices, shops, cafes and a community centre, all at street level, within three new major blocks, rising in height from 10 to 26-storeys.

Vistry project director David St. John, said: “To be in the running for a Planning Award is a great result – Oaklands Rise is a tremendous scheme, managed and built by our impressive teams, and part of a vital regeneration scheme for the capital and rest of the UK.”

The Planning Awards recognise excellence in planning and associated placemaking disciplines including heritage conservation, urban design, economic development, partnership working, environmental consultancy, housing and law.

Winners will be announced at the awards ceremony on the 9th June at the Mermaid Theatre in London.