Residential

South Cambridgeshire Decent Homes

Cambridgeshire

CLIENT: South Cambridgeshire District Council
ARCHITECT: South Cambridgeshire District Council
QUANTITY SURVEYOR: South Cambridgeshire District Council
VALUE: £7,400,000
CONTRACT PERIOD: 2007 - 2015

The Borras Residential team were first appointed as a preferred contractor on the South Cambridgeshire District Homes Council Framework in 2007 on an initial 5 year contract, this was however extended on two separate occasions thanks to successful delivery of the schemes.

The framework encompasses kitchen and bathroom refurbishments in a number of villages across the South Cambridgeshire District with approximately 300 properties being refurbished every year.

Giving consideration to the occupied nature of the properties. Borras provided a dedicated Resident Liaison Officer to ensure that all residents were proactively advised and aware of the works and how they would impact on their homes. This procedure took into account assessments of the residents lifestyles, for example, working hours and personal situations.

Borras have actively engaged with the client on community initiatives including open days for residents and the renovation of a local animal shelter, of which lead to the project being awarded a Considerate Constructors award in 2013.

Residential Projects

Kenwood House Stable Block

At Borras Construction, we’re committed to delivering works efficiently, whilst understanding the vision of our clients and their…

Slough Redevelopment Phase 2

At Borras Construction, we’re committed to delivering works efficiently, whilst understanding the vision of our clients and their…

Andrews Lane

At Borras Construction, we’re committed to delivering works efficiently, whilst understanding the vision of our clients and their…

Magdalen Terrace & Knights Square

This 49 week long scheme, delivered by our Residential Division, involved the transformation of two disused garage sites…

Slough Combined Development

Slough Urban Renewal (SUR), a joint venture between Slough Borough Council and Morgan Sindall Investments Ltd, was formed…

Kingsmead Development

This scheme involved the construction of a new luxury gated development consisting of four 5 bedroom detached houses…

St Claire’s House

This scheme, completed by our Residential Division, involved the conversion of a locally listed former old peoples home…

Brooklands Gardens

Brooklands Gardens, Seven Locks Housing's flagship independent living scheme in Market Harborough is now open following an 87-week…

External Improvements

Wellingborough Homes fourth phase of external improvement works consisted of 20 separate apartment blocks across 6 locations, equating…

Harlow Pathfinder Project

Borras were awarded this contract on behalf of Harlow District Council to construct 18 new build terraced and…

Southwark Warm, Dry & Safe

Borras Residential Division completed this project as part of the London Borough of Southwark’s Warm, Dry & Safe…

Riversmead Land Assembly

Following a single stage competitive tendering process in November 2013, Borras were awarded the phased design and build…