The India Quay site comprises 3.3 hectares adjacent to the city centre within walking distance of Haymarket station. The masterplan contains 63,829m2 of mixed use development comprising mixed tenure housing with 340 units, office space, hotel, retail space, cafes/restaurants and an arts venue within a pedestrain priorty public realm.
A placemaking approach has been taken to create a vibrant new neighbourhood that will bring life and activity to the area. A holistic approach to creating an exemplar of sustainable placemaking founded on an infrastructure of district heating with an on site enrgy centre.
Demand for Private Rented Sector housing in Edinburgh is at an all time high due to shortages in the housing stock. India Quay is located in a prime neighbourhood within the catchment for the best primary and secondary schools in Edinburgh.
A new secondary school for 1200 children is being built adjacent to the site due to open late 2016. The site has already attracted circa £6m of investment in a new arts venue for Edinburgh Printmakers and further discussions are taking place with a second arts venue. Total build costs are anticipated at £120m.
To discover more about India Quay, Fountainbridge, visit the development website. To register early interest in this development please contact:
Lynn Smith, The EDI Group Ltd.
T: + 44 (0)131 524 9411
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