The Printworks,
Exeter, UK

KEY DETAILS
  • Joint Venture between Campus Developments, Yelverton Properties and The Moorfield Group
  • Services – Site Acquisition, Planning Approval, Design Management and Brand Development, Funding, Operator Selection and Implementation, Development Management
  • 492 Beds
  • Site acquired February 2011 with Practical Completion July 2013
  • Architect – Stride Treglown
  • Contractor – Morgan Sindall
  • Completed Development Value GBP£42m (2013)

Living the Exeter experience

Located in the heart of Exeter, The Printworks is a short walk from the University of Exeter & Exeter College. The City’s main shopping and entertainment precinct, Exeter Castle and The Quay are all within a 15-minute walk.

Campus Developments secured this site under a conditional contract in a Joint Venture with Yelverton Properties in 2011 having secured funding and co-investment with the Moorfield Group, a leading boutique UK real estate private equity fund manager.

As Moorfield’s Development partners, Campus managed all aspects of the planning application, design development, debt financing negotiations development management and on-site delivery.

Comprising 492 beds configured as a range of modern high-tech studios and ensuite cluster apartments, The Printworks boasts shared communal spaces designed to optimise students’ living and studying environment. Students have access to an on-site gym and private courtyard garden. The Printworks was 100% let upon opening at the start of the 2013 academic year and remains one of the most popular off campus residences in Exeter.