Land at Lyde Green

Lyde Green,  Bristol,  BS16 9NN


The site forms part of the wider Emersons Green expansion, and covers 9.8 hectares to the south east of the development. A full application was submitted on 23rd March 2017 on behalf of Barratt Homes and Taylor Wimpey Homes and received full planning approval on 30th October 2019. Barratt will be constructing 86 units.

  • Open market units will consist of 57no. 2,3 and 4 bedroom houses
  • Social Rented units consisting of 20no. 2, 3 and 4 bedroom dwellings
  • Shared Ownership plots (9no.), 2 – 3 bedroom dwellings

As per the planning consent, public open space, landscaping and allotments will also form part of the development.

About the Site

The proposed development is for the erection of 115 no. dwellings, associated infrastructure, vehicular access, parking, landscaping and open space on land south of Lyde green, Emersons Green. The proposed development will continue the delivery of new homes within Emersons Green East.

The site is an irregularly shaped piece of land of approximately 4.09ha. It is comprised of a single large agricultural field (semi-improved grassland) which is currently not under any form of management (ungrazed). The boundaries of the site are delineated by a series of field hedges.

The Bristol-Bath cycle path lies to the south-east.

Our Plans

Construction Update – May 2021

Groundworkers have begun works as principle contractors. Barratt expect to start mid-summer 2021.

Planning Approved

Barratt Homes Bristol and Taylor Wimpey Bristol submitted an application for full planning permission on land to the south of Lyde Green, Emerson’s Green, on 23rd March 2017.  The application for 115 dwellings was validated 20th March 2017 under planning reference PK17/1112/F, and was approved subject to a S106 agreement on 30th October 2019.

Q – How many dwellings are being constructed?

115 dwellings. Barratt Homes will be providing 86 units in total – 57 open market units and 29 affordable.