Tyneside Foyer

Project details

Westgate Road, Newcastle upon Tyne

Client: Salvation Army Housing Association
Status: Completed 1998

The Foyer is living and learning accommodation for young people. Training and educational facilities are provided at ground floor level and are key to the success of the Foyer.

Living accommodation is provided on the upper floors in the format of 64 study bedrooms with en-suite facilities. These study bedrooms are arranged in groups of 5 or 6 around a communal kitchen/dining/living space.

In addition twenty 1-bedroom/1-person ‘move-on’ apartments are also provided for those who wish to live close to the Foyer after an initial 6-18 month introductory period.