Battersea Place


Battersea Place is London’s first luxury retirement village. It is located in a prime residential area overlooking Battersea Park. The project provides 128 one and two bedroom apartments, together with community and nursing facilities, including a hydro-therapy pool, restaurant and gymnasium.

The design allows residents to enjoy independent living in their own private home within a vibrant community, with the peace of mind that comes with on-site care and a 24-hour emergency call system.

  • Client LifeCare Residents Limited
  • Completed 2016
  • Budget £30m

The building has a number of energy efficiency design features, including design features to reduce energy consumption, optimizing glazing design to improve daylighting and reduce overheating, along with utilizing thermal mass to improve the use of natural ventilation.

The design includes mixed mode ventilation/cooling with heat recovery, low energy lighting to apartments and high efficiency lighting to public areas. These measures will reduce total carbon dioxide emissions by up to 21%.