Momentum is a new mixed‑use, regeneration development for Brighton and Hove.

The MOMENTUM Lewes Road masterplan comprises of 3 areas; Preston Barracks and the existing Watts car park and Mithras car park on the University of Brighton’s Moulsecoomb campus and will provide:

  • 369 new homes
  • 1338 purpose built student bedrooms in managed buildings
  • A new home for the university’s Brighton Business School
  • New student union facilities
  • A Central Research Laboratory for start-up businesses and entrepreneurs
  • New shops, cafes and workshops
  • New sport and recreation facilities for the University and public use including a gym and a 1km running and fitness route
  • Open areas to provide spaces for people to meet and socialise
  • A new pedestrian bridge across the busy Lewes Road
  • Car parking and improved transport infrastructure to support the development and improve the flow of traffic in a busy road network