Wealden District Council

New Build Affordable Homes

New Build Affordable Homes Under Construction

The following table shows affordable homes under construction (both Housing Association & Council) in the Wealden District with estimated dates of completion.

If you wish to apply for affordable housing to rent, please first complete the housing eligibility tool to find out if you may be eligible.

To find out about proposals for Council New Build Homes, visit the Building New Council Homes  page.

You can also find out  information on options to help you purchase on our  Affordable Home Ownership page.

Please note: All completion dates are subject to contract, please contact development team for final completion dates.

Homes under construction in Crowborough
Scheme Name & Address Homes on Site Housing Provider Completion Due Additional Information
Plough & Horses
  • 4 x 1 bedroom flats for rent
Mrs de Lannoy & Haven Homes Charity TBA  

Homes under construction in Hailsham
Scheme Name & Address Homes on Site Housing Provider Completion Due Additional Information
Ersham Farm, Hailsham
  • 4 x 1 bedroom flats for affordable rent
  • 3 x 2 bedroom houses for affordable rent
  • 2 x 3 bedroom houses for affordable rent
  • 1 x 4 bedroom house for affordable rent
Orbit August 2017 3 Units remaining
Elizabeth Court, Hailsham
  • 9 x 1 bedroom flats for affordable rent
  • 3 x 2 bedroom flats for affordable rent
  • 5 x 2 bedroom houses for affordable rent
WDC June 2018  

Homes under construction in Hellingly
Scheme Name & Address Homes on Site Housing Provider Completion Due Additional Information
West Of Park Road Hellingly (Cuckoo Meadow)
Phase 1
  • 6 x 2 bedroom houses for affordable rent
  • 5 x 3 bedroom houses for affordable rent
  • 2 x 4 bedroom houses for affordable rent
  • 6 X 2  bedroom Homes for shared ownership
  • 3 x 3 bedroom homes for shared ownership
Amicus Horizon Affordable Rent
July 2017

Shared ownerships
August  2017
Bovis

Homes under construction in Mayfield
Scheme Name & Address Homes on Site Housing Provider Completion Due Additional Information
Love Lane, Mayfield
  • 1 X 1 bedroom maisonette for affordable rent
  • 1 X 2 bedroom maisonette for affordable rent
  • 2 X 2 bedroom flats for affordable rent
  • 1 X 3 bedroom house for affordable rent
TBC September 2017 Jones Homes

Homes under construction in Polegate
Scheme Name & Address Homes on Site Housing Provider Completion Due Additional Information
The Old Polegate Station, Polegate
  • 2 X 1 bedroom flats for shared ownership
  • 20 X 2 bedroom flats for shared ownership
Clarion December 2018  

Homes under construction in Stone Cross
Scheme Name & Address Homes on Site Housing Provider Completion Due Additional Information
Land North Of Dittons Road, Stone Cross
  • 11 X 1 bedroom flats for affordable rent
  • 11 X 2 bedroom homes for affordable rent
  • 6 X 3 bedroom homes for affordable rent
  • 4 X 4 bedroom homes for affordable rent
  • 4 X 2 bedroom homes for shared ownership
  • 4 X 3 bedroom homes for shared ownership
Orbit

Affordable rents

July 2017 - June 2018

Shared Ownership Completed

Developer Taylor Wimpey
Rattle Road, Stone Cross
  • 3 X 1 bedroom flats for affordable rent
  • 11 X 2 bedroom homes for affordable rent
  • 5 X 3 bedroom homes for affordable rent
  • 2 X 4 bedroom homes for affordable rent
  • 4 X 1 bedroom flats for shared ownership
  • 10 X 2 bedroom homes for shared ownership
  • 7 x 3 bedroom houses for shared ownership
Orbit August 2019 Developer Bellway
The Wells, Rattle Road, Stone Cross
  • 11 X 1 bedroom homes for affordable rent
  • 12 X 2 bedroom homes for affordable rent
  • 2 X 3 bedroom homes for affordable rent
  • 5 x 3 bedroom houses for shared ownership
  • 1 x 4 bedroom houses for shared ownership
Amicus Horizon

Remaining Units

August 2017

Developer Persimmon

Homes under construction in Uckfield
Scheme Name & Address Homes on Site Housing Provider Completion Due Additional Information
Grants Hill Court, Uckfield
  • 65 X 1 bedroom flats for affordable rent
  • 2 X 1 bedroom bungalows for affordable rent
WDC November 2018 Retirement Living For over 60's

Affordable Housing Delivery in Wealden

Affordable Housing Completions 2001 Onwards

Year

Social Rent Affordable Rent New Build Shared Ownership Homebuy/Firstbuy loans Total
2001/02

23

0

0

0

23

2002/03

54

0

9

5

68

2003/04

62

0

1

6

69

2004/05

29

0

0

11

40

2005/06

4

0

6

13

23

2006/07

28

0

34

2

64

2007/08

12

0

1

13

26

2008/09

38

0

10

14

64

2009/10

63 (inc 2 G&T pitches)

0

15

10

88

2010/11

180

0

35 

13

228 

2011/12

161

13

33

37

244

2012/13

37

71

19

36

163

2013/14

30

 121

 50

6

207

2014/15

0

182

11

0

193

2015/16

 0

 147

 25

0

172

2016/17

 0

 48

 14

0

62

2017/18

 0

 *86

 *35

0

*121

     *Estimate