West Sussex, Hassocks

‘Clayton Mills’, A Brand New Development In Mid Sussex

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  • The site is located west of Mackie Avenue and north of Queens Drive and was identified as suitable for brand-new homes.
  • Site area: the Planning Inspector recommended that 6 hectares should be allocated for up to 120 dwellings, with 30% allocation for affordable housing
  • Within the proposal, it was agreed that land adjoining the public footpath should be laid out as
  • Public Open Space, with land to the north of the housing area allocated as playing fields
  • Financial contributions were made by the developer towards the provision of additional primary and secondary school places, improved community facilities, transport and civic amenity facilities
  • The development included the usual ecological issues.  It was agreed that the location required additional ecological enhancement, such as on-site features to benefit local wildlife.
  • Although there were no recorded archaeological finds on this site, it was with much amazement when clearing the area began, several burial urns were found and relocated
  • Sold to Barratt Southern Counties

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