Blythe Valley Park120 acres
Planning Application Reference:
Blythe Valley – PL/2016/00863/MAOOT
Acquired in 2014 for £125 million pounds this site is situated at Junction 4 of the M42, just five minutes from Solihull Town Centre. The site is split into two phases, the first of which includes 430,000 sq ft of existing accommodation spread across 11 buildings, with 40 acres of undeveloped land for future commercial development. The second phase extends to 40 acres of development land for residential use.
This is the largest residential allocation in the Solihull Local Plan and the hybrid planning application for up to 750 homes was granted in March 2017 upon the signing of a S106 agreement. Bloor Homes have signed up to deliver the first phase of 170 homes, alongside Crest Nicholson West Midlands who will be delivering a further 125 homes on site. The overage for the site has been signed by SMBC, works commencing September 2018.
- Up to 750 homes
- Part Green Belt site
- Including 250 housing with care facility and a 200 bed hotel
- In excess of 1m sq ft of Commercial Floor Space
- Preferred allocation in Solihull Plan
- Planning application submission submitted April 2016