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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.

All available Council and registered providers (housing association) homes for rent, including these new properties are advertised through Sussex Homemove (external link). Find out about applying for social housing.   

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 East Dean
Scheme Name & Address Homes on Site Housing Provider Completion Due Additional Information
The Fridays, East Dean
  • 2 x 1 bedroom flats for affordable rent
  • 1 x 2 bedroom House for affordable rent
  • 1 x 3 bedroom House for affordable rent
Wealden District Council October 2018  
 

Homes under construction in Hailsham
Scheme Name & Address Homes on Site Housing Provider Completion Due Additional Information
Amberstone Road, Hailsham
  • 5 x 1 bedroom flats for shared ownership
  • 18 x 2 bedroom houses for shared ownership
  • 5 x 2 bedroom houses for shared ownership
Clarion Nov 2020  
Old Hop Gardens (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 October 2018  
Mill Road, Hailsham
  • 16 x 1 bedroom flats
  • 6 x 2 bedroom flats
  • 22 x 2 bedroom houses
  • 13 x 3 bedroom houses
  • 1 x 4 bedroom houses
TBA TBA Linden Homes

Homes under construction in Heathfield
Scheme Name & Address Homes on Site Housing Provider Completion Due Additional Information
Land Rear of Police Station, Heathfield

(Oakline Rise)
  • 13 x 1 bedroom flats for affordable rent
  • 20 x 2 bedroom houses for affordable rent
  • 7 x 3 bedroom houses for affordable rent
  • 5 x 3 bedroom houses for shared ownership
  • 1 x 4 bedroom houses for shared ownership
Optivo

September 2018 - 2020

Phased Handovers commencing in October 2018 with 9 Affordable rented flats. 11 Affordable rented houses in October.

All others in March 2019 the last 5 affordable rent houses due late 2019

Matthew Homes

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 2
                  
  • 4 x 2 bedroom houses
Optivo December 2018 Bovis.
Land East Of Park Road & South Of New Road Hellingly
  • 24 x 1 bedroom flats for affordable rent
  • 65 x 2 bedroom houses for affordable rent
  • 41 X 3  bedroom houses for affordable rent
  • 20 x 2 bedroom houses for shared ownership
  • 11 x  3 bedroom houses for shared ownership
Orbit

Phased from June 2019 - 2022

Phase 1 - April 2019

Phase 2 & 3 - October 2019

  

Phase 4 - April 2020

Phase 5 - January 2022

Bellway

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 January 2019  

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.

Phase 2
  • 1 X 1 bedroom flats for affordable rent
  • 4 X 2 bedroom flats for affordable rent
  • 2 X 2 bedroom houses for affordable rent
  • 5 X 3 bedroom homes for affordable rent
  • 2 X 4 bedroom homes for affordable rent
  • 4 X 2 bedroom homes for shared ownership
  • 4 X 3 bedroom homes for shared ownership
Orbit

June 2018

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 In phases
To August 2019
Developer Bellway

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 March 2019 Retirement Living For over 60's

Homes under construction in Wadhurst
Scheme Name & Address Homes on Site Housing Provider Completion Due Additional Information
Lower High Street, Wadhurst
  • 4 x 1 bedroom flats for affordable rent
  • 2 x 2 bedroom Houses for affordable rent
  • 4 x 2 bedroom Houses for shared ownership
  • 2 x 3 bedroom Houses for shared ownership
Golding Homes July 2019  

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

 55

 28

0

83

2017/18

 0

 *97

 *23

0

*147

2018/19

 

 

 

 

*148

     *Estimate