Shirley Environmental Improvements

Project Details

CLIENT: Southampton City Council
LOCATION: Shirley Estate
START DATE: 11/2013 
COMPLETION DATE: 01/2015
VALUE:  £1.6M

Part of the Decent Neighbourhoods project being carried out by the Council on various estates across the City.  All works carried out within a high density

residential area in a major suburb of Southampton.

  • Excavation of pathways & paved areas and replacing with new tarmac
    and slabs including tactile, decorative etched paving & cobbles
  • Demolition and removal of existing walls/drainage/shrubs/trees
  • Construction of walls, steps, planters and flower beds for
    communal gardens. Installation of benches & boulders to
    communal garden areas, installation of street furniture – litter bins,
    hand rails etc.
  • Construction of brick built scooter stores
  • Replacement of fencing
  • Tree planting/pruning/removal and soft planting