Caddick to deliver £23m Lancaster contract


Caddick Construction will deliver a £23 million extra care facility in Lancaster, the first in the city. 

Progress Housing Group
Credit: Caddick Construction.

The contract was awarded to the firm by housing association, Progress Housing Group. 

Groundworks for the specialist residential development for over-55s have begun on site, with completion due in May 2025. 

Caddick will construct a 92-unit extra care scheme with one and two-bed apartments, some offering wheelchair access. 

Two existing buildings on site will be converted to 16 one and two-bed “general needs” flats. 

Other features include spa bathing, a hairdresser, a games room, roof terraces and laundry facilities. 

External works include remodelling the existing stone boundary wall, landscaping, a new car park with EV charge points, and restoration of all historical sandstone buildings. 

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