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Urban design analysis, Circulation, Architecture, London, Redevelopment studies

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Urban design analysis, Circulation, Architecture, London, Transport, Redevelopment

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Urban design analysis, Circulation, Architecture, London, Redevelopment studies

  1. 1. Urban design Studio , Hackney central, London Road Network and Pedestrian Pattern N Kenmure road Mare street Railway station Mare street Paragon road Graham road Amhurst road Dalston lane Bus garage Legend Major roads Church Minor roads Pedestrian path way Key plan •The busy street with traffic congestions. •Unclear pedestrian link so it difficult get around the area. •Clear and legible land marks such as church of St. John , St. Augustine tower . Tesco Parking Town hall
  2. 2. Urban design Studio , Hackney central, London •Hackney commands strategic position •Predominantly Residential use mixed with Commercial activities •Total site area 36.8 ha approx Residential Green Commercial Public spaces Strong local landmarks N Broad Land Use Representation High density area ,tall residential blocks Green Predominantly residential uses with mixed uses Public Uses Area with good architecture character and clear building edges Poor architecture quality (facades and building edges ) and the area is not visually appealing as compared other areas in Hackney Organized commercial Local retail and eateries Key plan Legend mixed use Children's play area
  3. 3. Urban design Studio , Hackney central, London Built Mass Clarity of the area •Intrusion of the over head railway line into views of the Hackneys main landmarks , Visually isolated spaces. Lack of visual continuity to the street and difficulty for pedestrians. •Unclear building edges especially on morning street . Obstruction to view due to railway line Hackney town hall St. Augustine tower church of St. John Retail Retail N Isolation of space by railway line skyline X y X Section X X Section YY y
  4. 4. Urban design Studio , Hackney central, London Pedestrian and Public Recreational Spaces •Unattractive and blur pedestrian links between the public spaces and green •Lack of sinages for pedestrian direction •Due to heavy bus traffic it is unsafe and difficult to cross the mare street for shopping . Tesco St. Augustine tower Pedestrian way Conflict area •Unorganized advertisement boards and shops signage etc makes Mare street unpleasing . •Non permeable building mass leads to less or no surveillance and hence the area become potentially unsafe . •Lack of quality facilities for sitting and stopping •Under developed green space leads to underutilization Legend Pathways with no surveillance Detail at ‘A’ Detail at ‘B’ A B •The parking in front gives unpleasant look , further land can be put into better usages . •Unclear building edges . N

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