Queens Square, Crawley
AREA: West Sussex
Coast to Capital has jointly invested into the regeneration of public space at the heart of Crawley town centre.
Delivery Body: Crawley Borough Council
Theme: Urban Regeneration
Coast to Capital LGF Allocation: £1.5m
Match Funding Contribution: £1.69m
Project Status: Complete
Summary of Project:
Opened in the 1960’s by HM Queen Elizabeth II, Queen Square is located in the town centre. The need for refurbishment has brought about this project which is now complete.
The new and improved Queens Square is a multi-functional space for the public to enjoy and now features high quality paving, seating, lighting and street furniture. The area also features new planting and a decorative water feature.
The Local Growth Funds were used throughout the project along with contribution from West Sussex County Council.
- 300 jobs
- 5,668sqm of direct retail / commercial space
- 262 residential units