Building for Life 12: Park View, Miller Homes Gateshead

Introduction Miller homes park view is a residential development that is situated by the former site of Gateshead College. The site is placed west of Durham Road, east of the Saltwell Park and Saltwell Cemetery. In this post, the author will analyse using the BFL checklist on his impression, perception and observation during the self…
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Building for Life: Sinclair Meadows, South Shields

Building for Life 12 is a standard that encourages implementations for well-designed neighbourhoods [1]. It is the traffic-light toolkit that will be used to analyse Sinclair Meadows eco-village in South Shields, the UK’s first carbon-negative street [2]. 1. Connections Sinclair Meadows fits in with the surrounding land use, but fails to make new connections within…
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STAITH SOUTH BANK GATESHEAD FROM MY PERSPECTIVE

In United Kingdom many of new housing scheme comes in new way of modern place making. In Newcastle region I want to further discuss of how this housing type can make better environment with Building for life Tool criteria. For case study I am picked Staiths South Bank, Gates head. This estate Consist of 760…
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