City Park West,


for Genesis Housing Association


Bidwells has provided planning advice and project managed the delivery of the City Park West scheme in central Chelmsford.  The team continues to be engaged on various aspects of the emerging development, which is having a major, positive impact on the city’s changing skyline.


What we did

  • Acquired the site for Genesis Housing Association.

  • Secured planning consent for the delivery of Phases 1 and 2 which will enable the construction of 645 residential units including affordable housing and extra care facilities within 2,000 sq m of landscaped open space.

  • Project managed the construction of the scheme.



  • Bidwells has ensured the client’s key objectives continue to be met whilst delivering best value.

  • The client has benefitted from the project team being locally based and being able to call on local market intelligence, reinforced by the provision of multi-disciplinary professional advice from across the Firm.

  • The scheme was awarded the Royal Town Planning Institute Award for Excellence in Planning to Deliver Housing in 2016.

RTPI 2016

Winner of the East of England Regional Award for Planning Excellence




 City Park pic



Help us find an exact match for your search. Do you mean?

    or close this panel to search again