Planning Application: Dunmow (370), Smiths Farm (UTT/13/1684/OP)


370 new homes including 70 extra care units; new retail food store, employment land and land for a primary and pre-school in Great Dunmow.

Site Plan/Map:


  • Location: Smiths Farm, Great Dunmow, CM6 1LW
  • Developer/Promoter: Crest Nicholson & Great Dunmow Estates/Savills
  • Number new houses in current application: 300 + 70 extra-care units
  • Estimated Primary school places required: 98
  • Estimated Secondary school places required: 65
  • Estimated 6th Form school places required: 13
  • Estimated Section-106 provision for education: £2,460,000
  • Estimated new residential cars: 592
  • Size: 20.6 hectares
  • UDC Local Plan site reference: GtDUN14
  • UDC maximum site yield: 300 houses


  • 25-Oct-2013: UTT/13/1684/OP: Outline planning application APPROVED
  • 09-Aug-2013: End of Public Consultation
  • 03-Jul-2013: Start of Public Consultation
  • 24-Jun-2013: UTT/13/1684/OP: Outline planning application submitted


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One comment on “Planning Application: Dunmow (370), Smiths Farm (UTT/13/1684/OP)
  1. Milan Milovanovic says:

    There goes the last significant piece of land originally set aside for employment opportunities within Dunmow. Replaced by a food store and a few start up units.
    So much for the idea of sustainability.

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