Cloakham Lawns, Axminster
Tamar Housing has been working with Rentplus, Bovis Homes and East Devon District Council to provide 6 new affordable rent to buy homes at Cloakham Lawns in Axminster.
Cloakham Lawns is a large development of new build homes located 1.5 miles north of Axminster town centre. Located just off of the A358 Chard Road, the development is situated within close proximity to the range of shopping, education and leisure facilities that Axminster has to offer. The popular town also benefits from having great rail links to Exeter and London.
The 6 affordable Rentplus properties comprise of 6 two bedroom apartments.
You can download more information about the properties here:
Axminster Flat Type A Sales Info
Axminster Flat Type B Sales Info
Work is well underway and these new Rentplus homes are expected to be available for occupation by the end of summer 2018.
To apply for these homes, please ensure you are registered on Devon Home Choice.
Applicants with a local connection to the Parishes of Axminster and Hawkchurch will be considered first. A local connection is someone who (in order of preference);
1) Has lived as a permanent resident in either of the above parishes for 3 of the previous 5 years;
2) Has formerly been a permanent resident in either of the above parishes for a continuous period of 5 years;
3) Has a place of permanent work (normally regarded as 16 hours or more a week and not including seasonal work) in either of the above parishes for a continuous period of 12 months immediately prior to being offered a Rentplus dwelling;
4) Has immediate family (parents, siblings, non-dependant children) who are currently resident in the above parishes and have been for a continuous period of at least 5 years immediately prior to being offered a Rentplus dwelling and where there is independent evidence that the family member is in need of, or can give, support.
If there are insufficiant applications from people with a local connection to the Parishes of Axminster or Hawkchurch, Tamar may consider those who have a local connection to the East Devon District, or failing that persons with a local connection to the County of Devon may be considered.