Concerns raised at scale of Beadnell housing proposal

A proposed development of 52 houses in Beadnell has been criticised by a county-council hopeful.

Friday, 14th April 2017, 7:04 am
Updated Tuesday, 9th May 2017, 6:07 pm

Arch has bought Hellens Residential out of the scheme and says it would make the homes available on assured shorthold tenancy agreements at affordbale rents for full-time residents.

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Bamburgh’s Conservative candidate Guy Renner-Thompson feels Beadnell needs more affordable housing but has criticised the scale of the plan.

He said: “The fact remains this is a wholly inappropriate development in a small village which has been under siege from developers. Any further expansion seriously threatens to change the character of the village.”