The Northgate site comprises a level area of cleared and remediated land to the east of Lime Avenue the spine road leading through The Works regeneration project. As you enter the development from the north the Northgate site is on the left hand side close to the town centre and within a short walk of the commuter rail terminus that provides a direct hourly link to Cardiff. A funicular railway is situated opposite the site and provides a direct link to the town centre.
The site is designated for residential development in the local plan. A development brief for the site has been prepared by the local Authority and this is available in the technical pack. The anticipated housing density is circa 70 to 100 Units. The developer will be obliged to deliver 10% of the units as affordable accommodation in the form an equal mix of two and three bedroom houses built to DQR standards.
Northgate Site, The Works, Ebbw Vale, NP23 6PYGBBlaenau Gwent, Ebbw ValeNP23 6PYBlue Lake