Albert Place


Completed: January, 1970

Services: Civil & Structural Engineering, Below Ground Drainage & External Works

Sector: Student Living

Client: Crosslane Student Developments

Cost: £8m

Built on the narrow site of a former car sales garage, this project delivers 134 purpose-built student bedrooms with ancillary common space across 5 and 6 storeys. As well as high quality living space, the project also provides a common room, gym, and outdoor courtyard space, all within walking distance of both Newcastle and Northumbria Universities. Roscoe were engaged from concept design stage through to delivery when we were novated across to main contractor, Torsion Group.


  • Six storey steel framed building
  • Composite steel and concrete floor solution