Cala Homes has published a breakdown of community benefits it has delivered as part of its development at Great Bentley in Essex.

In collaboration with local authorities the developer has committed more than £884,000 to the community in s106 payments.

Great Bentley is Cala’s second phase of homes at Ufford Chase, a scheme of two-bedroom bungalows and three, four and five-bedroom houses. It is less than 500 metres from Great Bentley train station and seven miles east of Colchester.

This financial commitment includes:

  • £166,752 towards early years education
  • £487,785 towards primary education
  • £59,400 towards open space improvements
  • £45,200 towards healthcare improvements
  • £125,770 towards secondary education transport

Warren O’Callaghan, sales manager at Cala Homes North Home Counties, said: “We’re delighted to be bringing more quality homes to the popular village of Great Bentley and contributions to education, healthcare, and new open spaces will play an essential part in enhancing the local community which we’re proud to be part of.”

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