The Chapel Lane development will deliver a significant number of local benefits:

  • 1,050 new homes as a high quality new neighbourhood
  • At least 200 affordable homes
  • New employment space for about 1,000 new jobs
  • A new primary school with safeguarded land for future expansion
  • A neighbourhood centre with local retail and land for a new community centre
  • Land for the future development of a leisure /sports centre
  • Country Park and lake at Parsons Hill
  • New Allotments
  • A community orchard
  • A landscaped lake
  • New wildlife habitats
  • £600,000 towards leisure, community and library facilities
  • A total investment of £7 million in community infrastructure.