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Persimmon Homes begins work on 79-home development in Bewdley

Persimmon Homes begins work on 79-home development in Bewdley

Work has started on a new development in Bewdley that will deliver 79 new homes in the Worcestershire town. The development – known as The Maples – will provide a mix of house sizes, from one to four-bedroom properties, helping to meet local housing needs on a site allocated in the Wyre Forest District Council Local Plan. Of these 79 homes, 25% will be transferred to a housing association partner for rent and shared ownership. As part of the development, over £9,900 per home will be pledged by Persimmon to support infrastructure delivery as well as economic and environmental development. The wider site will also bring a range of benefits to the local community, including over £632,206 to local education and £86,000 to local highways. Set amongst significant green space, the site is a no-gas community which boasts several environmental benefits. These include a biodiversity net gain, air source heat pumps on each home, and footpath connections throughout the development. Jak Harper, Construction Director at Persimmon Homes South Midlands said: “We’re delighted to have started …

Persimmon Homes gets green light for 95 homes at Chippenham brownfield site

Persimmon Homes gets green light for 95 homes at Chippenham brownfield site

Wiltshire Council has granted planning approval to Persimmon Homes Wessex for 95 new homes on a brownfield site in Chippenham. Once fully purchased, the Oak Hill Rise development will replace the former station of Wiltshire Ambulance Service, which was decommissioned and mothballed after staff relocated to Bath Road industrial estate. The development will deliver a range of energy efficient homes for first-time buyers, growing families and downsizers, including 26 for shared ownership and affordable housing. All properties will be no-gas and instead powered by air source heat pumps, with EV charging points throughout the site. Visit Hampshire Biz News for bright, upbeat and positive business news from the county Plans also include publicly accessible green space, bird and bat boxes, a new pedestrian and cycle connection. Julian Roper, MD of Persimmon Homes Wessex, said: “Persimmon is delighted to have secured planning permission from Wiltshire Council. “This exciting scheme will see us build homes with quality our customers can rely on at a price they can afford. “As part of our mission to leave a positive and lasting …