University submits plans for new teaching facility and student accommodation blocks

Bishop Grosseteste University (BGU) has submitted plans for a new teaching facility and student accommodation buildings at Riseholme Road, in Lincoln.

The 2.02 acre development site is located on grassland. It forms part of the site currently connected to Yarborough Leisure Centre.

The new scheme would comprise of five three, four and five storey student accommodation blocks and a three-storey teaching facility.

Generally, accommodation would be arranged into cluster flats of 6 or 7 student en-suite bedrooms, each with its own shared lounge/kitchen area. 295 bedrooms would be provided.