Future Growth/Development

The Arlesey Cross Masterplan, adopted by Central Bedfordshire Council in March 2014, can viewed at CBC’s website:


The following applications either fall within the Masterplan area, or are of significant development interest.

Date Application No. Application Address Proposal Status
30/07/2015 15/02916/REG3 Land at Chase Farm, East of High Street, Arlesey Construction of section of relief road between A507 and High Street, formation of a new roundabout junction on the A507 and mini roundabout on the High Street CBC’s DMC meeting date – 02/03/2016 Regulation 3 – Granted
08/04/2016 16/01420/FULL Land West of High Street, High Street, Arlesey Erection of 40 dwellings with associated access, surface water attenuation basin and ancillary works. CBC’s DMC meeting date – 29/03/2017 Full Application – Granted
15/04/2016 16/01608/OUT Land at White Horse Field, High Street, Arlesey Outline Application: residential development of up to 56 new homes including play and open space and provision of section of Arlesey Relief Road (all matters reserved except access) CBC’s DMC meeting date – 29 /03/2017
Outline Application – Granted
07/07/2016 16/01211/OUT Land West of High Street Arlesey Hybrid application seeking full planning permission for 146 dwellings (C3), new vehicular access off High Street, public open space and ancillary infrastructure and outline planning permission for an up to 85 unit extra care facility and ancillary infrastructure with all matters reserved except for scale. Not determined
09/12/2016 16/05513/FULL Land and buildings at 35 – 41 High Street, builders office and entrance to Primrose Lane, Arlesey Remodelling of the High Street, Primrose Lane, Mill Lane, Station Road junction and creation of a new southern access to land west of the High Street, demolition of existing site buildings and erection of two retail and 20 residential units Not determined
01/02/2017 17/00492/FULL Land at Chase Farm, East of High Street, Arlesey Construction of 2 roundabouts, 3 signalised pedestrian crossings and 2 bus laybys on the section of relief road approved under application reference CB/15/02916/REG3. CBC’s DMC meeting date 24/05/2017 Full Application – Granted
06/03/2017 17/01158/OUT Land at Chase Farm, east of High Street, Arlesey Outline Application: Development of up to 950 No. dwellings and 80 bedroom extra care unit, a two form entry lower school, up to 7,000 sq. metres of employment floor space, up to 6,500 sq. metres of retail (A1-A5), a hotel. Healthcare inc. provision of new doctors surgery and dentists and leisure/community use of which up to 500 sq. metres to comprise of community use floor space, provision of new cycling & walking routes, open space including sports pitches, associated changing parking and other ancillary facilities and formal play areas together with associated works and operations including engineering operations & earthworks. Not determined
26/04/2017 17/02134/PADO Hampden House, Hitchin Road, Arlesey, SG15 6RS Prior Notification of Change of Use of office to 39 dwellings Prior Approval – Approved Change of Use
30/05/2017 17/02681/FULL Land at Chase Farm, East of High Street and Land to the East of the A507, Arlesey Erection of new pedestrian and cycle bridge over the A507 Not determined