Blackbird Road Playing Field

Name of development

Blackbird Road Playing Field


Blackbird Road, Playing Fields Leicester off Somerset Road

What is the development?

The completed development will provide 62 new homes.

The mix is as follows:-

40 – Affordable Rent – 21 x 2bed houses, 4 x 1bed bungalows, 12 x 3bed houses, 3 x 4bed houses.

16 – Shared Ownership – 8 x 2bed houses, 8 x 3bed houses,

6 – Independent Living Units – 6 x 1 bed bungalows

Key Funding Source

Section 106

Local authority area

Leicester City Council

Cost of Scheme


Project Team

Developer – Barratt Homes & DWH

Consultant – Arcadis

Project Manager – Camilla Edwards

For Shared Ownership please contact our Riverside Home Ownership team.

Who is the development contact?

Lisa Allen

Who is the housing officer to be contacted for interest in lettings?

Amy Marley