X

Thank you for sharing!

Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided.

LONDON-York Street, a once derelict thoroughfare in the heart of Ramsgate, Kent has undergone a £1.8 million ($2.5 million) refurbishment. The mixed use scheme forms part of the Ramsgate Renaissance project, designed to encourage trade and residential occupancy back to the historic harbour area of the town.

The restoration was undertaken by a partnership involving Thanet District Council, North British Housing and the South East England Developent Agency. Additional funding was provided by Tesco, English partnerships, English heritage and the European Regional Fund.As well as renovating old properties, 20 new apartments have been built and a new public square where the Tourist Information Centre has relocated to as links are improved between the harbour area and town centre.

David Ralls, chief executive of Thanet District Council said, ‘This is a sensitive project which has been constructed entirely in keeping with York Street’s historic character as well as renovating some fine old buildings. It looks certain to generate a lot of commercial and residential interest.’

Want to continue reading?
Become a Free ALM Digital Reader.

Once you are an ALM digital member, you’ll receive:

  • Unlimited access to GlobeSt and other free ALM publications
  • Access to 15 years of GlobeSt archives
  • Your choice of GlobeSt digital newsletters and over 70 others from popular sister publications
  • 3 free articles* across the ALM subscription network every 30 days
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM events and publications

*May exclude premium content
Already have an account?

Dig Deeper

GlobeSt. NET LEASE Awards 2020Event

These awards honor the industry's most influential and knowledgeable real estate executives from the net lease sector.

Get More Information
 

GlobeSt

Join GlobeSt

Don't miss crucial news and insights you need to make informed commercial real estate decisions. Join GlobeSt.com now!

  • Free unlimited access to GlobeSt.com's trusted and independent team of experts who provide commercial real estate owners, investors, developers, brokers and finance professionals with comprehensive coverage, analysis and best practices necessary to innovate and build business.
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM and GlobeSt events.
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including ThinkAdvisor.com and Law.com.

Already have an account? Sign In Now
Join GlobeSt

Copyright © 2020 ALM Media Properties, LLC. All Rights Reserved.