Welcome to the Barnsley West Public Consultation website 

Strata Homes and Sterling Capitol are preparing two planning applications for development on land south of Barugh Green Road, Barnsley – also referred to as Barnsley West. This website provides details of the scheme and invites comments from the local community on the proposals. 

Thank you for visiting our project website. This consultation concluded on 28th May 2021 and the comments facility is now closed. All comments are being taken into account and will be analysed within a consultation statement as part of the formal planning application submissions.

The site is located 2km west of Barnsley town centre, on land between the communities of Gawber, Higham, Pogmoor, Redbrook and Barugh Green and immediately north-east of Junction 37 of the M1 motorway. 

Background  The Proposed Applications  Phase 1 Residential Development

Illustrative Masterplan  Benefits  Feedback

Strata Homes

Strata Homes have been building homes in Yorkshire and the Midlands for 100 years and are passionate about the future of housing in the UK.
Strata’s role in the progression of the Barnsley West local plan allocation and masterplan has been that of the residential developer. Working closely with Sterling Capitol to bring forward the overarching proposals for the mixed-use development and promoting this exciting opportunity through the local plan to secure the site’s allocation for development.

Sterling Capitol

Sterling Capitol PLC was formed in 1992 and has developed a reputation as one of the most accomplished and effective property development companies in the north of England. The company was established to own, deliver and grow the Capitol Park branded business parks which have been constructed in Leeds, Goole and Barnsley.
These business parks have already provided over 400,000 sq ft, 1,400,000 sq ft and 230,000 sq ft of employment space respectively. The concept of these parks relies on exceptional locations on the motorway network. High profile tenants within these sites include: Tesco, Guardian Glass, the NHS, Toby Carvery, Encore Hotels, Village Hotels, Hermes, Barratt Homes, Henderson Insurance Brokers and Carlsberg Tetley.