Cornwall Community Land Trust
Cornwall CLT Limited (CCLT) is a charitable organisation established in 2007 to provide good quality affordable housing to meet local needs either directly or by assisting local community land trusts to become established.
CCLT was established as part of the Cornwall Community Land Trust Project set up and hosted by Cornwall Rural Housing Association.
CCLT is run by a voluntary Board of Management and employs two full time members of staff. Additional administrative support is provided by Cornwall Rural Housing Association.
Board of Management
Roger Jones - Chairman
Graham Facks-Martin (representing Cornwall Rural Housing Association)
Phil Randall (representing Cornwall Rural Community Council)
Alan Fox - Director
Helen Downing - Development Officer
Contact DetailsCornwall Community Land Trust 1 Dreason Barns Bodmin Road Bodmin Cornwall PL30 4BG Telephone: 01208 892005 Fax: 01208 264540 Mobile: 07515999680 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com Website: www.cornwallclt.org
St Minver CLT Limited
This Community Land Trust was registered as a Charitable Company Limited by Guarantee in December 2006. It is a Registered Charity.
A site in Rock was purchased a start on site was made on 1st October 2007.
The development provided 12 two and three bedroom bungalows for local people through a self-build scheme which was managed by the CLT.
North Cornwall District Council provided both a setting up grant and also development finance by way of a secured interest free loan.
The scheme was completed on time and within budget in December 2008.
The link below will take you to a short film about St Minver CLT from 2010:
or here: http://vimeo.com/12846237
A second phase started on site during March 2010. This was a joint development with Cornwall Rural Housing Association (CRHA). It provided 4 homes for rent through CRHA and eight self build plots for St Minver CLT. The CRHA homes were completed in January 2011. The CLT homes have all been completed and occupied with the final home being handed over early in 2012.
St Minver CLT is one of the most successful CLTs in England. The film at the link below catches up with the CLT members and the residents in 2011 and examines the differences between the first and second phases:
http://communitylandtrusts.ning.com/video/st-minver-community-land-trust (log-in required)
or here: http://vimeo.com/23261958
St Just in Roseland CLT Limited
This Community Land Trust was registered as a Charitable Company Limited by Guarantee in April 2007. It is a Registered Charity.
It has purchased a site for a scheme of 8 affordable homes for local people at St Just in Roseland using the self-build route.
Carrick District Council provided a setting up grant plus grants to help the CLT purchase the land and project manage the self-build scheme. Six self-build homes are nearing completion.
St Ewe Affordable Homes Limited
This Community Land Trust was registered as a Charitable Company Limited by Guarantee in April 2008 with financial support provided by Restormel Borough Council.
A joint development with CRHA was completed in January 2011 which provided two homes for rent via CRHA and 4 homes for sale via SEAHL.
Camelot Community Interest Company
This CLT has been registered as a Community Interest Company.
Fourteen affordable homes for sale to local people at The Sidings in Delabole were completed on 29th June 2012.
These stylish and superbly equipped affordable houses are currently available for sale to local people at prices ranging from £103,000 to £124,955.
For further details please see www.camelotcountry.co.uk or contact Cole Rayment & White on 01208 813595 or 01840 213333.
Lands End Peninsula Community Land Trust
This CLT is a registered charity and also a charitable company limited by guarantee.
The CLT has acquired a lease on a farm to set up Bosavern Community Farm.
It has also obtained detailed planning permission to build affordable homes for sale on land currently owned by Cornwall Council at Lafrowda Close in St Just and Moorland Close in Pendeen.
Luxulyan Community Land Trust
This CLT is registered as charitable company limited by guarantee. It is developing homes in partnership with a local developer.
The first ten affordable homes have been completed with nine having been sold leaving a one bedroom apartment awaiting sale.
The next phase comprising three dwellings is due to commence in the near future.
Percy's Meadow, Blisland
This was joint development between CCLT and CRHA to provide a mix of affordable housing for rent and for sale to qualifying local people.
CRHA provided seven homes for rent and CCLT provided six homes for sale, all of which were occupied by December 2009.
Brambleside, St Teath
This was a joint development between CCLT and CRHA to provide six homes for rent through CRHA and 10 homes for sale through CCLT.
The project started on site during March 2010 and the homes were available to purchase from March 2011. All of the homes have been sold and occupied.
More information about the development can be found by clicking here.
Redmoor Parc, Kelly Bray
Bryher Close is a scheme of 19 dwellings being developed by CCLT with Devon & Cornwall Housing and Selleck Nicholls Ltd.
A mixture of houses and apartments are being provided for sale to qualifying local people at the following prices:
- 1 bedroom apartments - £70,000 (only two still available)
- 2 bedroom houses and apartments - £87,000 (only three apartments still available)
- 3 bedroom houses - £127,000 (only two still available)
Further information is available from Sarah Parsley at Selleck Nicholls Ltd on 01579-370740 (extension 30) or at www.sellecknicholls.co.uk.
This is a development of 8 affordable homes for sale to local people by Cornwall CLT. The homes were available for occupation from August 2011 and all have now either been sold or are sold subject to contract.
Prices were as follows:
- 2 bedroom houses - £87,000
- 3 bedroom houses - £127,000
The properties were sold on a freehold basis subject to a resale price covenant to ensure that they remain affordable to those on local incomes.
Please contact Cornwall CLT for further information.
Cornwall CLT has obtained detailed planning permission for the construction of two affordable bungalows for sale on land off Chypons Estate in Nancledra. The land has been purchased from Cornwall Council with construction expected to commence during 2012.
Please contact Cornwall CLT if you are interested in purchasing one of these properties.
Henry's Croft was a scheme of eight open market homes and three affordable homes being developed by a private developer with the affordable homes being sold through Cornwall CLT.
All three affordable homes have been purchased by qualifying local people at the following prices:
- 4 bedroom house - £135,000
- 3 bedroom houses - £131,000
All of the houses for sale in the above projects have restrictions (by S.106 Agreements and covenants) relating to occupancy and sale prices.
Cornwall CLT Limited is a charitable Industrial and Provident Society (Registered Number 30200R)