The Poppyfields extra care apartments and gardens have recently opened to its new residents now that the hard works and the courtyard softworks are complete. The scheme provides 78 extra care apartments for over 55’s and is also the main offices for housing association Alpha Living. The gardens provide a variety of social and activity spaces around the building to bring the community of residents out into nature and encourage outdoor interaction. The gardens provide a formal central courtyard, large patios, a main lawn, meeting spaces, growing areas, and a habitat garden with sinuous walks and a pergola. The softworks will be completed over winter 21-22 .