Ashberry Homes to Build 24 Affordable Homes off Thorn Road

Building work has started at a new housing development in Houghton Regis.

The new homes scheme, off Thorn Road, is being built by Ashberry Homes,  a trading division of Bellway Homes Limited, and will form part of a new neighbourhood at Thorn and Bidwell.

Along with providing new homes for the area, the new blueprint will generate investment in local infrastructure and facilities through the Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL).

Parcel 4 - 126 dwellings - Ashberry Homes will be part of this.

source: Planning Statement

Ashberry’s detailed plans, which were approved earlier this year, feature a range of two, three and four-bedroom properties.

Ashberry’s plans include 24 affordable homes, which will help enable key workers and locals to live locally in a new-build home, as well as providing public open space for residents.

Ben Smith, Regional Director for Ashberry Homes, said: “There’s a growing demand for new housing in Bedfordshire, and we’re really looking forward to meeting these demands and providing local people with quality new homes.

“We’re pleased that work has now started on site and are looking forward to welcoming people to the development later in the year when we release the first plots for sale.”

He added: “I would urge any interested home-hunters to head to our website and register for updates, as we expect a great deal of interest in the first homes to be released for sale.”

For more information on the homes being built by Ashberry Homes please visit


Recently Popular

Houghton Regis Chalk Pit Maintenance Money Now Available

Crossers Spark Concern For Safety At Blue Waters Woodland

Suspension of Council Garden Waste Collections

Give blood during the Easter holidays

Green Flag Accreditation for Local Parks - Including Houghton Hall Park

What Do Think About Countryside Sites Operated by CBC?

Houghton Regis Chalk Pit Youth Afternoon With Controlled Bonfire and A Chance to Learn New Environmental Skills 17 Feb

More Popular Stories

Lidl Plans For 1.2million sq ft Regional Distribution Centre

Angry Resident Wants Peace Back as Chalk Pit Tourism Takes Off

L&D Hospital Mani Car Park Closes From 13 July - Bigger Car Park To Be Built

A New Secondary School For Houghton Regis

Consultation on New Secondary School in Houghton Regis

Bidwell Heights - Go Ahead for New Build Despite Crime Concerns

Houghton Regis Academy Closure - Public Meeting 10 March

Plans For 66 bed care Home, Nursery & Shops at Lower Thorn Village

Police Appeal After Man Robbed in Houghton Regis

Give blood during the Easter holidays

Houghton Regis local news, events, council news, going on in Houghton Regis and nearby villages, Bedfordshire, UK. Editor Alan Winter


Houghton Regis News Desk

Contact HRND
HRND on Facebook
Facebook Archive
HR Clubs & Societies
Fix My Street
Story Index
HRND Pinterest
HRND on Twitter
Other Group Sites
Luton News Desk
Dunstable News Desk
Editors Blog
More Group Links