Lead Partner: Watkin Jones
Other Partners: Manson Architects
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Greater Govan & Glasgow Harbour, Partick
New student accommodation in Old Dumbarton Road will provide 201
student units across 9 floors.
The accommodation will be organised in a series of clusters
comprising 4,5 and 6 study bedrooms with communal lounge/dining and
kitchen facilities accessed from a double banked central corridor.
Kitchen/dining areas are situated at the corners with full height
glass to make the most of view out on the street or to the
The main common room is located on the topmost floor facing west
to take advantage of views along the river.
The building has an excellent location, close to Glasgow
2012 - 2013
Between 2003 and 2014 Clyde Waterfront was a strategic
partnership comprising the Scottish Government, Scottish
Enterprise, Glasgow City, Renfrewshire and West Dunbartonshire
Councils. Its purpose was to promote the economic, social and
environmental regeneration of 13 miles of the River Clyde from
Glasgow city centre to Dumbarton.