More council houses are on the way to Hucknall

Work to bring more homes to Hucknall is now underway.

Tuesday, 30th March 2021, 10:13 am

Ashfield District Council is working to build more council homes across the district

In Hucknall plans to redevelop four garage sites at Chatsworth Drive, Chestnut Grove, Barbara Square and Hawthorne Avenue will see a total of 15 new homes built and construction at all these sites is due to start in May.

And three brand new two bedroom houses on the Hawkers Place development in Hucknall are due to be handed over to the council in the next few weeks and let to families on the Housing Register.

Chris Jones, executive director of development at emh group, and Coun Tom Hollis, portfolio holder for housing

Coun Tom Hollis, portfolio holder for housing said: “It’s vital that we add to our housing stock in Ashfield so that we can continue to provide good quality affordable homes for our residents.

"That’s why we will be adding over 100 new homes to the council’s stock over the next few years.

“I’m extremely proud of this council’s work to bring these projects together and deliver for the people of Ashfield.”

Chris Jones, executive director of development at emh group, one of the largest providers of affordable homes and care and support services, said: “We are delighted that through our strong partnership with Ashfield District Council we have been able to contribute towards meeting the housing aspirations of people in the area.

“We are particularly proud of the range of property types we have been able to deliver, going some way to addressing the range of demands of local people.”