Project: Trego Road
Type: New Build – Mixed Use
Location: Fish Island, Hackney Wick, Hackney, London
Description: Mixed-use scheme providing 20,000 sq ft commercial space and 52 new homes
Architect: pH+ Architects
Status: Under Construction
Located in the Hackney Wick, a thriving creative hub in East London, Trego Road scheme comprises of 52 residential units with public and green spaces on the ground level and a commercial space of 20,000 sq ft.
The project aims to emphasises on the concept of shared space where residential, creative and public spaces meet. Organised around a collection of tiered yards, parks, and gardens, the scheme aims to establish shared cross-over spaces for groups to meet and shape by blurring the meaning and boundaries of planning uses divisions, mirroring the organic situation that has arisen in Hackney Wick.
The scheme’s formal and organised masonry street facing elevations are juxtaposed against a more organic informal metallic materiality that lines and defines the yard spaces, evoking the historic language of the area’s more industrial structures