A couple of new developments I’d previously covered were approved by Greenwich planners this week. Firstly, a former office block in the town centre beside Lidl:

Sovereign House Woolwich proposals

28 flats will be located within this block. No ‘affordable’ housing is included. As the building currently appears:

Sovereign House Woolwich
Next in line for office to resi conversion

Over near Woolwich Dockyard a former care home is to be demolished and replaced with this:

sunbury street flats

sunbury aerial

48 flats are contained within this block on Sunbury Street. 35 per cent of flats are so-called affordable. ASRA housing association are behind this.

A new branch of Plumcroft primary school was also approved beside Woolwich Arsenal station on Vincent Road. 420 places are provided.

plumcroft school

It’s to be located on the site of a recently closed sheltered housing scheme.

woolwich housing demo plumcroft