The Malings

Location East Bank, Newcastle upon Tyne
Services Planning
Sector Residential
Client Carillion-Igloo Limited
Architect Ash Sakula
Imagery © Carillion-igloo

Ian Cansfield

T +44 (0)191 213 1515

The Malings, East Bank, Ouseburn, represents Carillion-Igloo’s first phase of development of the Lower Ouseburn Valley as part of a Development Agreement with Newcastle City Council and the Homes and Communities Agency.

Cundall was appointed in February 2012 to provide planning consultancy services to support the development.

This work has included:

  • Extensive pre-application discussions with the City Council and other key agencies
  • Screening the Development for Environmental Impact Assessment
  • Developing a strategy for public engagement and organising, staffing and documenting a significant programme of community engagement
  • Co-ordination of Planning Submissions
  • Negotiation of scheme details to ensure a positive committee recommendation
  • Negotiation of s106 Legal Agreements
  • Supporting the client at Planning Committee

Consent was granted in January 2013 for this development and Cundall has been retained by the client to continue providing assistance with:

  • Project management / submission of the discharge of conditions
  • Advice on future phases


  • Housing Design Awards 2013

The Malings, Ouseburn, Supreme Winner

The Malings named Supreme Winner at Housing Design Awards

The Malings, Ouseburn, Newcastle has been named Supreme Winner at the Housing Design Awards on Tuesday 11 July 2016.

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Big plans for The Lower Ouseburn Valley Exchange

Following the success of the planning permission granted by Newcastle City Council for Phase 1 of the Lower Valley – The Malings.

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