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Devonshire homes acquire 12 acres for new homes in Landkey

Local housebuilder Devonshire Homes gets planning permission permission for new Devonshire Homes Development.

Planning Permission has been granted to Devonshire Homes, for the construction of 77 new homes at Landkey, three miles from Barnstaple. The village of Landkey is located adjacent to the A361, with nearby road and rail connectivity plus a selection of independent boutiques, shops and restaurants.

Mazzard View, the development, was granted by North Devon District Council, and will offer a mix of two, three, four and five bedroom homes and includes an affordable homes contribution.

Various contributions are to be made  as part of planning permission and under the S196, which include: £429,391 towards education; £200,000 towards bus service contributions, £125,000 towards improvements to the A361 junction and the development of a Multi Use Games Area.

Devonshire Homes will be working together with Housing Growth Partnership (HGP).

Daniel Stephenson, Devonshire Homes Chairman said: “It’s an exciting year for Devonshire Homes as we strengthen our relationship with HGP. The development at Mazzard View follows the success of our partnership in Cullompton at Rivel’s Green. HGP’s support has been important in helping Devonshire Homes grow and develop in the region.

“We look forward to delivering high quality homes at Mazzard View, that are stylish, practical and sympathetic to their locality.

“We have now received detailed planning permission for the site and are busy putting in place our plans to begin construction this Spring. We will initially open a temporary Marketing Suite followed by a show home before the end of the year and prospective homeowners can visit our website to register their interest now.”

Andy Hulme, Chief Executive Officer of HGP, said: “We are delighted to have assisted Devonshire Homes on the acquisition and development of Mazzard View; through extending our relationship to support a second project we are enabling this well regarded Devon housebuilder to grow.

. “Given Devonshire Homes’ approach to aligning their new homes proposition to best serve the local North Devon communities where they operate we anticipate Mazzard View will be another high quality project which will be attractive to families who want to live in the local Landkey community.”

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