Building a better future

The HRN1 development covers circa 630 acres of land and has outline planning consent for:

  • Up to 5150 new homes of a range of types and sizes
  • 1 million sq. ft. Lidl Warehouse
  • Retail, leisure & offices of c.1 million sq. ft.
  • New community facilities including new doctors surgery, community hall and associated provision.
  • 78 hectares of open space, including community orchards, formal parkland, sports pitches and informal open space.
  • 3 new primary schools
  • Contribution towards secondary school provision at Kingsland or All Saints
  • Includes the major strategic roads - A5-M1 link road & Junction 11A and the Woodside Link – connection between the M1 & Houghton Regis
  • New infrastructure including new foul water and sewerage connections, a local road network and new utilities provision
  • The undergrounding the electricity pylons that currently run parallel to the M1