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 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