Developer in process of appointing contractor

Essex Street 1

Glancy Nicholls designed the scheme

Plans for another tower designed by Glancy Nicholls Architects have been approved by Birmingham council.

The 28-storey Essex Street scheme will provide 154 apartments.

Essex Street 3

The high-end apartments will be a mixture of one-, two- and three-bedroom properties

As part of the plans, the development will include a mixture of one-, two- and three-bedroom apartments, a sky garden and rooftop cinema.

A concierge service and a private gym will also be included, which will feature commercial space on the ground floor.

There will also be a number of discounted apartments available for local key workers. The homes are going to be made available for private sale.

Negotiations are currently underway to appoint a contractor, with work expected to start on site in January 2021.

The project is being developed by Essex St Ltd and will be built on land at 31-33 Essex Street, on the corner of Bristol Street.

Essex Street 2

The scheme is set to include a sky garden, concierge services and commercial space at ground level