Pigeon and Hopkins Homes have been jointly promoting land on the eastern edge of Bury St Edmunds for a sustainable residential neighbourhood – Abbots Vale. This land, which extends to about 170 acres, is identified as a preferred option in the Vision 2031 Development Framework published by St Edmundsbury Borough Council.
St Edmundsbury Borough Council resolved to grant planning permission in January 2017. The scheme includes up to 1,250 dwellings, a local centre, a community hall, a primary school, sports fields and allotments. Development is due to commence late 2019.
Full details of the application including all materials from the public exhibition can be found by following the link. http://abbotsvale.com/
- 170 acres of land
- Outline planning approved for 1,250 dwellings
- Primary school, community centre and retail hub