Foundry Courtyard, the brand new £32 million student accommodation complex in Glasgow, is now complete and ready to receive the first students. Balfour Beatty’s construction team has delivered the residences to a high standard of finish within a challenging twenty-one month construction programme. The accommodation, which provides 536 en-suite bedrooms, comprising of a mixture of 70 cluster flats and 149 studios, is situated on Kennedy Street, less than five minutes’ walk from Strathclyde University and City of Glasgow College, and just two minutes’ walk from Glasgow Caledonian University. The development also features a gymnasium, cinema room, study pods and a generous social space with games area, together with a secure private courtyard, basketball court and an external gym trail. Ian Woosey, Investment Director for the student accommodation sector, Balfour Beatty Investments, commented: “We are looking forward to welcoming the new students to their new accommodation for the start of the academic year.

The feedback we have had from the students who are viewing and booking into the new facilities is that they love the stylish communal areas and are looking forward to enjoying the generous outdoor space between the buildings. The accommodation truly offers a variety of amenities to enable students to enjoy every moment of their education.” Read MoreFoundry Courtyard, the brand new £32 million student accommodation complex in Glasgow, is now complete and ready to receive the first students. Balfour Beatty’s construction team has delivered the residences to a high standard of finish within a challenging twenty-one month construction programme. The accommodation, which provides 536 en-suite bedrooms, comprising of a mixture of 70 cluster flats and 149 studios, is situated on Kennedy Street, less than five minutes’ walk from Strathclyde University and City of Glasgow College, and just two minutes’ walk from Glasgow Caledonian University. The development also features a gymnasium, cinema room, study pods and a generous social space with games area, together with a secure private courtyard, basketball court and an external gym trail. Ian Woosey, Investment Director for the student accommodation sector, Balfour Beatty Investments, commented: “We are looking forward to welcoming the new students to their new accommodation for the start of the academic year. The feedback we have had from the students who are viewing and booking into the new facilities is that they love the stylish communal areas and are looking forward to enjoying the generous outdoor space between the buildings. The accommodation truly offers a variety of amenities to enable students to enjoy every moment of their education.” Read More