This landmark development is regenerating the town centre with new leisure and civic buildings and town centre homes. The project has also delivered high quality public realm in the town centre and created a new destination to complement the existing shopping and market areas.
The first phase, which was completed in 2013, includes new 157,500 sq ft civic offices, a state of the art performance venue called ‘Cast’, a new public square and a refurbished 850-space multi-storey car park.
We are now on site with the first phase of 54 new homes, a development known as ‘The Gables’. These are the first high quality modern houses to be built in the town centre in a number of years. Contemporary in design and constructed using traditional materials, homes at ‘The Gables’ are designed to have low running costs and maintenance needs.
Planning consent has been secured for a six screen cinema and 17,000 sq ft of high quality family restaurants. This leisure scheme will be located adjacent to the theatre on the side of Sir Nigel Gresley Square.
The CCQ project is supported financially by the European Union, as part of the European Regional Development Fund’s support for the region’s economic development.
PlanetThe BREEAM Excellent civic offices have been designed to be highly sustainable, providing low running costs and reducing carbon emissions by up to 32%.
PeopleThe performance venue has created a new cultural destination for the town, offering a wide-ranging programme of events and activities.
ProfitThe CCQ is part of a wider renaissance plan to regenerate Doncaster, complementing improvements already under way on the Waterfront, Frenchgate and Lakeside and creating more than 1,500 permanent jobs.
RICS Pro Yorkshire Awards 2014
Insider Yorkshire Property Awards 2014