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Robinson Avenue, Lambton

Artist impression of Robinson Avenue and Charlton Street, Lambton




Robinson Avenue and Charlton Street, Lambton

Proposed new dwellings:

20 units

New residents:

Around 40

Development cost:

$9 million

Construction has begun on homes for 40 social housing residents in Lambton.

Overlooking Jesmond Park, the 2-storey, $9 million development comprises 8 1-bedroom and 12 2-bedroom units.

The development is close to public transport, Lambton Public School and the local shopping centre.

Design features include:

  • 2 adaptable units to accommodate wheelchair users
  • step-free access to all ground-floor units
  • solar panels to power common areas
  • a central driveway leading to 10 parking spaces, including 2 disabled spaces
  • landscaping, including 41 new trees
  • new footpaths around the site.

The project will support 39 jobs during construction and is expected to be completed in mid-2023.

More information

For enquiries, please contact our project team on 9354 1869 or communityengagement@facs.nsw.gov.au