Friargate regeneration scheme wins planning approval after months of public consultation

Allies and Morrison’s masterplan for the Friargate regeneration site in Coventry has just won planning approval from Coventry council, following months of extensive public consultation.

The masterplan for developer Cannon Cannon Kirk outlines the redevelopment of a 15 ha site opposite Coventry’s train station, including a new pedestrian route into the city centre.

It sets out the development, in stages over 10-15 years, of up to 300,000m2 of office, retail and residential space set in the context of the new infrastructure.

In total, 26 buildings are being put forward as part of the masterplan.

Allies and Morrisons says it will seek a BREEAM Excellent rating across the site by ensuring.