Monks Farm/North Grove
This area is allocated in the local Plan part 1 for 883 homes and the Grove Northern Relief Road.
- First there was a planning application for 133 homes south of Bellingers garage (see 1 on the little map). The outline application was approved in February 2014 and full planning approval granted in January 2016. Building has started.
- Then an outline application for 75 homes west of Bellingers Garage was approved in April 2015 with the detailed application approved June 2018.
- In July 2015 a third application for up to 160 more new homes (the area marked as 3 on the map). The outline application has been approved.
- On 5 May 2016 a further outline application was submitted for up to 400 dwellings (see 4 on the map) including some land to expand the existing primary school. This was recommended for approval in July 2018.
According to the Local Plan part 1 the whole area should support 6 hectares of employment land and a total of 883 homes so that leaves a further 115 homes and all of the employment to find.
It also leaves a small part of the Grove Northern Relief Road at the western end unfinished.
See our Wantage and Grove Map for detailed locations.
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