Bishop Gate, Coventry

  • Phase 1 development on-site comprising 725 student beds in a three storey plinth with 3 residential blocks rising from the plinth. The largest of which is 50 metres high.
  • Phase 1 being constructed by Vinci Construction UK Ltd. for PC in September 2018. Forward sold to Coventry University.
  • Phase 2 has detailed planning consent for 400 student beds in two residential blocks.
  • Further BTR (Build to Rent) phase planned comprising circa 260 apartments.
  • Further townhouse phase planned in two blocks comprising 12 units with 144 beds.


Vinci are a world leader in construction and civil engineering with student accommodation forming a core sector. Barberry have a market leading team of consultants to include Architects Stride Treglown, Arcadis acting as QS and Employer’s Agent, Hoare Lea as M&E Engineers, Nolan Associates as Civil and Structural Engineers and GVA as Planning Consultants.


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