Planning Permission Approved for Belong Birkdale
10th January 2017
Planning permission has been granted for the construction of a new Belong care village in Birkdale, Southport.
The new Birkdale care village will provide accommodation for more than 100 people, where 24-hour support, including nursing and dementia care, will be provided. The development will be made up of six households across three floors with each household comprising of 12 spacious suites opening out onto open living, dining and kitchen areas. A four-storey adjoining wing will offer 30 one and two bedroom independent living apartments with home-like environments.
The Village will have onsite facilities including bistro, hair salon, exercise studio and village hall these will be accessible to residents as well as the local community.
The new village will take inspiration from its surroundings. Distinctive design details and materials found in the West Birkdale Conservation Area will be referenced throughout the building.
ESD are pleased to once again be working with Belong to provide the M&E services for this scheme.
work is expected to start on site by the end of 2017 and the village is set to open in 2019.