The Ashfield Partnership

The Ashfield Partnership comprises The Ashfield Estate and three local housebuilders, C G Fry and Son, Morrish Homes, and Wyatt Homes. Their collective skills, experience and wisdom are invaluable in faithfully translating The Ashfield Estate's vision into practice and creating sustainable new build communities in Romsey. 

Place-Making

How by design buildings and spaces in combination create something to be cherished by its community.

Our Partners

The Ashfield Estate chose three family owned local housebuilders capable of delivering its vision and with whom to work

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Planning Approved for Hoe Lane Development

Test Valley Borough Council’s Southern Area Planning Committee approved the Reserved Matters Planning Applications for Hoe Lane on the evening of Tuesday the 8th of June 2021. This completes a planning journey dating from the outline application in October 2016.

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Why Sustainable Developments are Important for the Future

We explore the importance of building sustainable communities, from both a wellbeing and environmental perspective. 

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What Makes a Popular Development?

There has been a great deal of research into what makes a popular new build development. It’s generally considered that the best, most welcoming developments will do the following things: 

Design and Community Code for Hoe Lane

The Design & Community Code for Hoe Lane

The Ashfield Partnership has commissioned Tim Gray of Cascapedia Consulting to write a Design and Community Code for Hoe Lane. It will set out Tim Knatchbull’s ambitions for legacy development in terms of place-making, food and farming, social objectives, localism, net biodiversity gain, and building community.