Thornhill Environmental Improvements

Project Details

CLIENT: Southampton City Council
LOCATION: Thornhill, Southampton
VALUE:  £736,000

Environmental improvements around 38 blocks of walk up flats located on Thornhill housing estate as part of the Better Neighbourhoods initiative,


  • Soft & hard landscaping including paving, re-seeding and planting
  • Formation and resurfacing of new parking areas in ‘grasscrete’ with associated kerbs
  • Formation of disabled access ramps, brick walls with concrete footings and laying/formation of steps with associated handrails
  • Excavation of 300 metres of trench for water main around blocks.
  • Installation of drainage in car parking areas and connections to existing storm water drains in playground areas
  • Installation of bollards around grassed areas
  • Installation of play equipment