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University of Essex


University of Essex

Hollybrook acquired and obtained planning for this development in the heart of Southend-on-Sea. It is a major mixed-use development comprising of a 562 bed student Hall of Residence for the University of Essex, retail space and a 312 space double storey basement public car park for Southend-on-Sea Borough Council.

The development is perfectly placed to enjoy the many attractions and facilities Southend has to offer. The accommodation comprises seven houses around a central enclosed courtyard and each contain flats for eight to ten students, with shared kitchens. The development is conveniently located just off the High Street and has 497 rooms, 64 studio flats and 1 self-contained flat, a large common room and launderette.


Considerate Constructors Scheme





In-situ from basement to 1st floor then pre-cast concrete from 1st floor podium


562 student accommodation rooms, 8,500 sq ft of retail space & double storey public car park of 312 spaces

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