client:
Forge Hammer Patient Hotel
project:
Residential Refurbishment and External Works
location:
London, UK

New Patient Hotel on the site of a former public house.  The scheme comprises of a single building, 7 storeys high plus a basement level, containing a total of 60 general accommodation rooms of three types, amenity spaces and associated uses at ground and basement level.

This supporting Design and Access Statement provides an explanation of the proposal being put forward by the applicant, Gora Developments, to redevelop the application site for  use in the form of a Patient Hotel with ancillary services and units on the site of the former Forge Hammer public house on Rolling Mill Street, Walsall.  The application is for the re-development of the entire site, comprising of accommodation and facilities for family lodging in association with the surrounding hospitals in particular the Manor Hospital on Pleck Road

The proposal is a 2,706sqm (29,127sqft) new build patient hotel scheme with associated use at ground and basement levels.