At a glance

Brentwood Borough Council
Brentwood, Essex
258 hectares
Investment Type
Capital investment
2+ years

Dunton Hills, a new garden village in Brentwood Borough Council, is being master planned by the award-winning architecture firm HTA Design, and it promises to be one of the most attractive and sought-after residential areas in the UK.

Dunton Hills will feature up to 4,000 homes, all designed to the highest standards of quality and sustainability. The village will be set in a beautiful natural environment, surrounded by open green spaces and parks, providing residents with a sense of tranquility and peace. The village will also boast excellent amenities, including shops, restaurants, and leisure facilities, providing residents with everything they need to enjoy a high quality of life.

  • Outline planning consent was granted in November 2023

ESG investment potential

  • Scale of the project enables a range of opportunities to drive skills and local engagement during development phase
  • Scale of development will enable alternative models for delivering social and community infrastructure
  • Opportunity to create stewardship models that will ensure the quality of place and environmental performance is managed and secured for the long term
  • Utilisation of local talent and skills
  • Development of skills in local communities
  • Energy ecosystem development, including: power supply, vehicle charging points
  • Local and national government support

Investment benefits & potential for ROI

  • Accessible with good connectivity
  • Close to planned infrastructure
  • Close to other development sites
  • Close to popular amenities