Cressingham Gardens setup CGRMC in 2019 after the estate voted for the Right to Manage: All repairs and maintenance under £5,000; Anti-social behaviour; Car parks; and estate cleaning 1 Currently, the CGRMC resident committee is negotiating a management agreement with Lambeth that defines responsibilities between CGRMC and Lambeth council.
Vision and purpose
Our vision is to continue to make Cressingham Gardens a place which residents are proud to call their home. We aspire to deliver quality housing services and amenities that meet the needs of residents, strengthen the sense of community, and celebrate the green environment of the estate.
Estate and office
CGRMC have employed a Director of Estate Services called Mike Thomas. We are now setting up a dedicated estate office that overlooks our community space – the Rotunda. Mike is now working with the CGRMC committee to employ our own team of people to manage services on Cressingham Gardens.
Full contact details for contacting Mike, our Director of Estates services and his team will be available very soon.
About Cressingham Gardens
Cressingham Gardens is a community of 306 homes and one of the exemplary Ted Hollamby estates in the London Borough of Lambeth, located next to Brockwell Park in Tulse Hill. It was designed in the 1960s and described by Lord Esher, past president of the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) as “warm and informal […] one of the nicest small schemes in England”.
1. The letters CIC, within Cressingham Gardens Resident Management CIC,stand for Community Interest Company which is a special type of company that has social objectives.
Registered in England & Wales. Company Number 11982669