Plans for 37 new homes in Northumberland village move forward
Plans for 37 new homes on the southern edge of Belford have moved on.
Outline planning permission for the scheme on a greenfield site between Rogerson Road and South Meadows Caravan Park was approved by Northumberland County Council on a 10-1 vote last October.
However, it was subject to a section 106 legal agreement to secure the 10 affordable homes, £25,800 to support GP facilities, and a coastal mitigation contribution of £615 per unit, totalling £22,755. That has now been signed off.
Property developers Islandshire Ltd will now have to make a further application for all reserved matters such as layout, access, scale and appearance of the development.
A mix of 27 self-build plots and 10 affordable homes is envisaged.
The proposed self-build mix is eight three-bedroom houses, 13 four-bedroom properties and six five-bedroom dwellings, while the affordable homes would feature three two-bedroom houses, three three-bedroom properties and four two-bedroom bungalows.