Inexperienced mild for affording housing improvement at Newcraighall  

A RESIDENTIAL improvement in Musselburgh has been granted by councillors on Metropolis of Edinburgh Council’s improvement administration sub-committee. 

The location, to be developed by housing specialists Cullross Ltd, will see 220 mixed-residential items delivered to the world, situated east of Glennie Highway.

Flats, colony flats, and townhouses are included within the plans, with 163 of the items being for reasonably priced housing.

An example of the proposed residential development in Newcraighall.
Twenty-minute neighbourhoods are locations which might be designed so residents can meet their day-to-day wants inside a 20-minute stroll of their properties.

The reasonably priced housing shall be delivered by Cullross on behalf of Hillcrest Properties, whereas the rest of the location is for use for personal housing.

An open park area shall be supplied for the local people and the format integrates with the prevailing residential improvement.

The proposed improvement is allotted as housing web site HSG27 within the Council’s Native Growth Plan, the place residential improvement is appropriate in precept however stays topic to situations.

It plans to ship a ’20-minute neighbourhood’, being inside a 20-minute stroll of Fort Kinnaird Retail Park and Queen Margaret College in addition to numerous energetic journey connections.

The proposals embrace schooling and healthcare contributions to mitigate its impression on the locality.

Mark Beaton, Director of Cullross Ltd., stated: “We’re delighted to have had our software for residential improvement at Newcraighall East granted, topic to situations.

“In depth neighborhood session was undertaken on our bold proposals which is able to carry much-needed housing, the vast majority of which shall be reasonably priced housing, to Edinburgh.

“Because the mission progresses to web site, we stay up for persevering with to interact with the local people on this.”

Angela Linton, Hillcrest Chief Govt, stated: “We’re delighted to once more associate with Cullross to ship one other high-profile improvement.

“The 163 Hillcrest properties, which is able to kind a good portion of this improvement in Newcraighall, will provide a great addition of high-quality reasonably priced housing to the town of Edinburgh.”

Rod Duncan, director of jmarchitects, stated: “jmarchitects are delighted that the planning software for Newcraighall has been accredited.

“The six month course of from begin to approval is testomony to the workforce and to the Metropolis of Edinburgh Council.

“The plan on an allotted web site will ship 220 new properties inside a design framework that’s based mostly on sustainable and biodiverse ideas with placemaking at its coronary heart.”