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Developments currently being built

The affordable housing developments detailed on this page have planning permission. The planning documentation will be available on Dover District Council’s Planning Applications webpage  
The affordable housing developments detailed on this page have yet to be built. To be considered for a property you will need to register your interest on the Councils choice based letting system Kent Home Choice website. Further information about getting a home can be found on the Dover District Council Getting a Home webpage 
Opportunities for local businesses may arise during the development of affordable housing. For details of how to do business with Dover District Council, please click here Doing Business with DDC (dover.gov.uk)

16 & 16a Foxborough Close, Woodnesborough, Sandwich, CT13 0NP

                                    Foxborough close

Planning app reference number: DOV/21/00188

This plot of unused land is being developed for new Council housing providing a pair of 3 bedroom semi-detached family homes and will be let at affordable rents to local people.

On-site development began with the clearning of thr site on 26 September 2022. Foundations have been completed and the brickwork is progressing to the 1st floor level.

Completion expected in Spring/Summer 2023

Walter Hammond Close, Dover, CT16 2JW (formerly Kimberley Close)

Former garage block between 42 to 44 Walter Hammond Close

     Kimberley Close 1 - 20-10-22    Image    Kimberley Close 3 - 20-10-22     

Planning app reference number: DOV/20/00187 
This site is being developed for new Council housing providing 16 studio flats.
The new homes will be let at social rents and will provide interim housing for local people facing homelessness. The project forms part of the Council’s commitment to develop its own interim housing to reduce the reliance on B&B accommodation.
The site is now coming to completion stage. Minor finishing works taking place and interior finishes to all flats and laundry room completed to a high standard.  
Completion expected in early 2023

Napchester Road, Whitfield CT16 3JD

                Napchester 3 20-10-22     Napchester 2 20-10-22     Napchester 1 20-10-22

 Planning app reference number DOV/17/00056

The site at Whitfield will provide 26 new affordable homes for local people.

The development will be a mix of homes comprising 1 and 2 bedroom flats, 2, 3 and 4 bedroom houses and one 5 bedroom house which has been designed to provide accommodation for a family who have some additional needs. Two of the 1-bedroom flats will provide wheelchair access.

Construction of the properties continues to progress well, with many of the buildings now at final decoration stage. External landscaping, including construction of the garden walls and fencing is almost at completion stage.

Completion expected early 2023.


Page last updated: 13 December 2022