Contract Value: £9 million
Architect: NOMA
Client: Knightstone Housing Association
Procurement: Design & Build

Knightstone Housing Association, a leading housing association working across Somerset and the West of England, selected Rydon to deliver a full redevelopment of Parmin Close into new Extra Care living accommodation. 

Currently under construction, the £9m contract located in Taunton involves the demolition of the existing dwellings and community centre on site.  The site is located in a residential area and has good public transport, pedestrian, and cycle links to the town centre. 

The new facility will provide 66 Flexible Retirement Apartments and 12 Assisted Living Apartments of one and two bedroom accommodation for rent and shared ownership. 

Residents will benefit from the following facilities including:

  • Fully Equipped Kitchen
  • Café  / Function Room
  • Lounge
  • Quiet Room
  • Buggy Charging Room
  • Sensory Gardens
  • Community Room