Newrowntree houses for York
NEW energy-efficient properties have been launched for sale at Derwenthorpe, York, a development by the Joseph Rowntree Housing Trust (JRHT) and David Wilson Yorkshire East.
A new show home has opened at the site, which includes a biomass-fuelled energy centre. The centre will provide the Derwenthorpe community with hot water and heating as well as offering a meeting place for residents.
There will be 540 homes on the site eventually and the first phase of 64 properties is now for sale with prices starting from £241,995.
Nigel Ingram, JRHT director of development and asset management, says: “Our ultimate aim was to develop a sustainable community.” www.dwh.co.uk