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improve the economic value of the area of Brunel House, Portsmouth by creating a residential
mix that will provide a market for the retail area of the city centre.
The project aims to link the western and the eastern areas through a pedestrian track which will
help to satisfy the needs of the Portsea residents. The Queen Street will also serve the residents
with the shopping needs by offering convenient shops and supermarkets. The project is expected
to revamp the economic value of the area by creating a demand for various services within the
locality and the city centre as well. The project will also see the establishment of cohesive
connections between the areas around the site.
The entire project is expected to stir socio-economic development in the area. The project will
also provide affordable accommodation for the locals, tourists and visitors hence promoting
development in the entire neighbourhood. The site is surrounded by various means of transport
which include railways, bus stations, and roads meaning that the site will offer the first
impression for the tourists and visitors who move to Portsmouth through public means of
transport. The other side of the street provides a tourist attraction site as it houses the history of
the Slums at Queens Street at the end of the 18