Project: Barry Magistrates Court
Client name: Newydd Housing Association
Client overview: Newydd is a charitable housing association that offers nearly 3,000 affordable homes for rent and sale to people where need is at its greatest in Mid and South Wales.
Brief description of the scheme: Jehu was contracted to develop a five storey building from basement level to roof, consisting of a mixture of 46 apartments, six houses and three commercial units.
Additional information: Jehu provided a solution to cladding the rotunda using timber battens at short spacing for the cladding to fix to and secret fixings. A stone cladding feature was also provided in lieu of natural stone allowing traditional cavity work to be carried out.
This scheme has received several awards including: CCS Bronze Award, Community Housing Cymru (CHC) National Award for regeneration and Building Control accreditation for social housing.