Royal Arsenal Riverside comprises 592 apartments in six blocks of varying heights and tenure, all of which sit above the Woolwich Crossrail station in south-east London. PRP have designed and delivered three of the residential blocks: Block C consists of 144 Private tenure homes over 20 floors; Block D consists of 75 Shared Ownership tenure homes over 10 floors; and Block E consists of 126 Private tenure homes over 20 floors.
Inspired by listed buildings in this Royal Arsenal Conservation Area, the blocks are clad in light buff stock bricks and darker feature brick panels. The blocks are located on a podium with gardens between for resident's amenity. These podium gardens act as green lungs within a high density development. The ground floor, which spans below all the Blocks, is allocated for retail use. Floor to ceiling windows, within the homes, maximise natural daylight and balconies are configured for maximum privacy.