Benefits

The Bulbourne Yard scheme will:

  • A new pedestrian bridge linking the Yard with the towpath and wider area
  • Retained wharf with open access and crane facility
  • Improved open areas and visual access to the Listed Buildings
  • Retention and preservation of the sites important heritage and long-term protection
  • Improved appearance and removal of derelict or inappropriate modern structures
  • A redundant mainly vacant site brought back into life
  • It will contribute to the Council’s housing supply needs
  • A financial contribution will be made to local infrastructure
  • The development will generate funding for Canal & River Trust to reinvest locally in the waterway system