Barton Farm/Kings Barton

The Barton Farm Major Development Area is located to the north of Winchester and will provide 2,000 new homes including much needed affordable housing, along with community facilities, a new school and a new park and ride facility to serve the north of Winchester.

Cala Homes intend to recommence house building over the summer 2016.

Project Summary

Project Name Barton Farm/Kings Barton
Portfolio Holder Cllr Vicki Weston
Start Date 01/06/2016
Expected End Date 01/12/2026
Key Steps/Milestones

Current status - On Schedule

  • Construction of Phase 1 B underway
  • Marketing suite and show homes now completed and open
  • Hampshire and Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust (HIWWT) has now taken on management responsibility for the Barton Meadows Nature reserve, the ecological mitigation land east of the construction site
  • The site of the new primary school will be ready for handover to HCC in April 2017.  The new school will be completed by Summer 2018 with the first pupils scheduled to be admitted in the Autumn term
  • Submission of Phase 1A reserved matters application expected Spring 2017
  • Trees have been removed on Andover Road, near Stoney Lane, at the location of the site's second entrance.  This is the first stage in the construction of the new entrance, which will be completed in Summer 2017

Latest Status
  • First occupations are scheduled for beginning April 2017
  • Work to install new fencing and footpaths has begun at Barton Meadows Nature Reserve

Consultation

Consultation will continue through the forthcoming planning application process.  Public participation is also encouraged at the Barton Farm Forum.

Last Committee Report

(see link)

Next Steps

The next Barton Farm Forum Meeting is on 25 April 2017

Further Information

Barton Farm Blog

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