The fourth and final phase of the £250 million Downing Plaza development, the largest planning application to be granted in Newcastle for a generation, is on the former Hill Court site adjacent to The University of Newcastle Business School which was built by Downing in 2011.
Designed by award winning architects Ian Simpson and Partners, this striking landmark sets a new standard for student accommodation in Newcastle and comprises of 368 cluster beds and 175 studios.

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    Clare Rogers, Director of Estates, Newcastle University

    “Downing have brought extensive commercial developer experience to the planning and design of the NUBS building.  Throughout this process they have shown their willingness to appreciate and understand the needs of the HE Sector and to adapt to our specific requirements.”