- Duration: Three years
- Size: 141 homes
- Practical completion date: Q1 2024
- Developer: London Square
- Project Monitor: Venture, Workman Projects
- Asset manager: Hestia / Federated Hermes
- Archictect: PRP Architects
- Engineer: Heyne Tillett Steel
For Hestia, the residential operating platform from the international business of Federated Hermes, Venture is providing development monitoring services for Axion House, Lewisham.
The scheme, made up of 100% affordable housing, will create 141 homes in total.
The development will play a vital role in growth plans for the area, with a mix of London Affordable Rent and Shared Ownership, set in landscaped gardens, with play areas and a communal terrace, plus riverside public realm.
There will also be 4876 sq. ft of commercial space.
The first homes will be available from March 2024.
May 6, 2019
London Square obtains planning consent for Axion House and enabling works are undertaken to support the launch of construction work.
Will Gibby, Director, Fund Management, at Federated Hermes, said:
“Axion House fully aligns with Hestia’s strategy and our wider approach to responsible investing, enabling us to deliver a scheme that will provide affordable homes and impact positively on the environment and surrounding community. We look forward to working with Square Roots to drive forward this scheme and deliver essential, long-term homes in Lewisham.”
Apr 12, 2021
Construction work begins on site.
The Venture and Square Roots teams are working closely with the London Borough of Lewisham, and Hestia, the residential operating platform from the international business of Federated Hermes, which has invested in building 100% affordable new homes on the 1.2-acre former warehouse site in Silver Road, in the heart of Lewisham town centre.
Apr 20, 2023
This an important milestone in plans to address and ease London’s housing shortage.
Oct 17, 2023
As these images show, our work for Hestia, the residential operating platform from the international business of Federated Hermes, continues apace at Axion House, Lewisham, where Venture is providing development monitoring services.