Growing Places Fund loan awarded to: Bournemouth Borough Council
Award amount: £1,194,394
Award start date: May 2013 / Award end date: October 2015
The Dorset LEP Growing Places Fund loan allocated to Bournemouth Borough Council facilitated the establishment of a Community Land Trust and to develop 11 affordable homes for local people (one for people with restricted mobility) on a shared ownership basis. This development of 11 affordable, low energy family homes is located at Gladstone Mews and was completed and handed over in August 2014. The Gladstone Mews development includes the added value of the inclusion of latest fire suppression systems, allotments and community orchard.
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