Abbey Barn South at High Wycombe

Benefits

This is a wonderful opportunity to work with the Council to redevelop the site, including the Extra Care Scheme, into a thriving community. Jointly, we will deliver:

Parkland

Parkland

Parkland

40 acres of open space, including a new 34 acre public park

Public access will be provided to The Ride for residents of the extra care and their visitors

Public access will be provided to The Ride for residents of the extra care and their visitors

Commitment to achieve a Net Biodiversity Gain

Commitment to achieve a Net Biodiversity Gain

The parkland will be managed and maintained by either a Management Company or it will be transferred to council

The parkland will be managed and maintained by either a Management Company or it will be transferred to council

Enhanced ecology and improved meadow grassland for all to enjoy

Enhanced ecology and improved meadow grassland for all to enjoy

Greenways, wildlife corridors and woodland trails

Greenways, wildlife corridors and woodland trails


Extra Care & Community

Extra Care

122 bed Extra Care facility

122 bed Extra Care facility

49% of the extra care homes will be high quality affordable homes, catering for a need within the District

49% of the extra care homes will be high quality affordable homes, catering for a need within the District

Bespokely designed homes set in a unique landscape setting

Bespokely designed homes set in a unique landscape setting

Community

A new home for the Chiltern Rangers

A new home for the Chiltern Rangers

Full time job creation within the Extra Care facility

Full time job creation within the Extra Care facility

A bespoke Community Plan will be developed to drive events and digital forums, which will help residents mix and meet

A bespoke Community Plan will be developed to drive events and digital forums, which will help residents mix and meet


Wider Site Benefits

Wider Site Benefits

Over 40 acres of public open space will be opened up to the public to enjoy and maintained to a high standard in perpetuity

Over 40 acres of public open space will be opened up to the public to enjoy and maintained to a high standard in perpetuity

Release of underutilised land and the restoration of The Ride

Release of underutilised land and the restoration of The Ride

Investment in off-site infrastructure to support the surrounding district

Investment in off-site infrastructure to support the surrounding district

2,750 jobs during the construction period. This will include our commitment to providing a variety of apprenticeships for school leavers

2,750 jobs during the construction period. This will include our commitment to providing a variety of apprenticeships for school leavers

Investment in public transport including contributions to the local bus service and provision of a new minibus

Investment in public transport including contributions to the local bus service and provision of a new minibus

The Extra Care facility will generate £1 - 1.5 million in Community Infrastructure Levy for the local economy

The Extra Care facility will generate £1 - 1.5 million in Community Infrastructure Levy for the local economy