Two distinct residential character areas respond to their immediate Hemel context. They accommodate 7,500 residents and are developed around multiple cycle and path connections. Enhanced public transport leads to a central employment hub where provision of up to 6,000 jobs mirrors the adjacent Maylands Business Park.
Two local centres, developed at the heart of walkable neighbourhoods assist new home working in a post Covid-19 world by providing retail, education, senior living, care and innovative business activity space. A new bridge crossing the A414 connects new communities to places of work. SUDs and swales complement a landscape country park adding to the health and wellbeing masterplan approach and holistic design.