urban splash reveal plans for new homes at northstowe

15 May 2019

Developers Urban Splash presented their early design thinking for a new community at Northstowe during the Community Forum in May.



03 April 2019

Drone footage filmed in March 2019 shows the progress being made at the Northstowe development.


Northstowe development update

15 November 2018

Drone footage filmed in October 2018 shows the progress being made at the Northstowe development.


Community Archaeology Excavations at Northstowe

18 June 2018

From 18 June - 20 July, 2018, you can dig alongside archaeologists from the Cambridge Archaeological Unit at the Iron Age and Roman site of Northstowe.


Help to Buy provides major boost to house-hunters in Northstowe

20 April 2018

The Government’s Help to Buy scheme has given a significant boost to aspiring homeowners in Northstowe, according to Bloor Homes. Over 60 per cent of purchasers at the Bloor Homes development have used the quality loan scheme since the official sales launch in May 2017.


Barratt Homes to Unveil New Show Homes at Northstowe Development

16 March 2018

Cambridgeshire homebuyers are being given a great opportunity to view the sought-after properties at Barratt Homes’ Northstowe development in Longstanton, with two new show homes opening on 24th March.


Homebuilder's Novel Idea for National Storytelling Week

15 March 2018

Stories were brought to life in front of the eyes of pupils at Pathfinder Primary School thanks to a storytelling event organised by Barratt Homes Eastern Counties at the school in Longstanton.


Northstowe Design Code shortlisted for National Urban Design Awards 

8 March 2018

The Northstowe Phase 2 Design Code, by Tibbalds Planning and Urban Design, was a finalist at the National Urban Design Awards in March 2018. Watch the animation illustrating the Northstowe vision for healthier living and people friendly places.



Exciting new film shows progress at Northstowe

26 February 2018

New drone footage shows the impressive progress to date on Phase 1 of Northstowe including the completed new homes - many of which are now occupied. Work has already on the second phase in the next few months with these houses due to occupation from 2020.


New schools in Northstowe move one step closer

9 February 2018

The schools at Northstowe are moving a step forward following the appointment of Kier as the design and build contractor just before Christmas. The development team are taking the initial plans for the secondary and special school to the Cambridgeshire Design Quality panel on 5 February.


Public Consultation Education Campus: exhibition 21 February 2018

6 February 2018

We are pleased to announce that proposals are being developed to design and construct the Northstowe Education Campus. The campus, which will be built in a number of phases, will ultimately provide primary (including pre-school), Secondary, SEN (Special Education Needs) and sixth form provision, as well as sports and community facilities.


7-year-old Aurelia wins Taylor Wimpey East Anglia design competition

January 2018

A 7-year-old girl from the Pathfinder C of E Primary School in Northstowe, has won a competition to design a new home greeting card for Taylor Wimpey East Anglia. Children from the local primary school were tasked with designing a card that would be sent to residents at Taylor Wimpey’s nearby Varsity Grange development.


Welcoming our first residents

July 2017

We were thrilled to celebrate the arrival of Northstowe’s first new residents earlier this year, with many more due to arrive over the coming months, and over a quarter of homes already reserved. Developer Bloor Homes will be building the first 92 homes in Phase 1, with houses ranging from two to five bedrooms.