Cobblers Lane, Pontefract

West Yorkshire

  • 16 acres of unallocated farmland promoted for residential development by Cobblers Lane Ltd under option agreements from the 3 landowners
  • The site was allocated in early 2014 and a sale agreed, subject to planning, with Linden Homes
  • An application was made in January 2015 for 183 houses on a net acreage of 12.93
  • Consent was granted and Linden Homes acquired the site in 2 phases in 2015 and 2016

Hoyland, Barnsley

South Yorkshire

  • Hoyland Developments Ltd an associated company, has entered into a 25 year option with the Fitzwilliam Estate in Barnsley, with the intention of bringing forward land within the Hoyland vision for development
  • The option agreement covers a total of almost 280 acres of farmland that has been earmarked in the emerging local plan for a variety of residential, commercial and retail uses. 203 acres are intended for residential development and 77 acres are for commercial uses.
  • HDL in conjunction with Harworth Estates and BMBC is currently preparing a masterplan for the entire area. Utility surveys, highways and drainage plans have all been undertaken to ensure an economic and sympathetic delivery across the various ownerships and uses.
  • The first residential phase will commence in early 2019 with the development of 160 new units by Avant Homes