St Modwen teams up with Oxford college for resi and logistics scheme

Aaron Morby 8 months ago
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St. Modwen has formed a joint venture with an Oxford University college to develop 240 acres of land in Worcester with 1,250 homes and 900,000 sq ft of logistics facilities.

Merton College, Oxford owns the land, which sits between the newly-opened Worcester Parkway station and junction 7 of the M5.

St. Modwen acting as master developer will work with other stakeholders including local authorities, adjacent landowners and the local community to help shape plans.

Mixed-tenure homes and new house styles will ensure affordable housing is delivered, while modern logistics facilities will facilitate local employment opportunities.

Guy Gusterson, Managing Director of Strategic Land & Regeneration at St. Modwen, said: “We are thrilled to be partnering with Merton College, which shares our commitment to sustainability and community, to create a destination for new homes and employment opportunities that builds on Worcester’s continued growth. “

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