Seamless town extension with affordable housing - Public Square, A CNU Journal

Seamless town extension with affordable housing - Public Square, A CNU Journal

Tregunnel Hill in Cornwall, England, proves that the principles used in Prince Charles's Poundbury are replicable.

By Robert Steuteville, 14th June 2018

In the Village of Newquay a new urban neighborhood has been built with local materials and workers, trained in an apprenticeship program. Nearly 90 percent of the new residents have moved in from the immediate area, a remarkable feat in a popular resort setting. Twenty-eight percent of the units are affordable, with design that is identical to market-rate housing.

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