St Williams launches consultation on proposals for new homes on former Hertford Gasworks site

St William have announced a public consultation on its proposals for new homes and employment space, on the former Hertford Gasworks, to the east of Marshgate Drive.

The proposals include a mix of home types and sizes to suit a variety of local needs, affordable housing, public open space, new pedestrian and cycle routes, improvements to Marshgate Drive. The plans also include measures for the remediation of land contamination resulting from former uses and the incorporation of green infrastructure which will protect and enhance biodiversity, particularly along the river corridor.

The consultation event is being held on Saturday 23rd June at the Mill Bridge Rooms, the Seed Warehouse, The Wash, SG14 1PX from 10 am to 3pm. Members of the team working on the project will be in attendance at the meeting and will be able to answer any questions regarding the plans.

On this website, you can find lots of details about the proposals, leave feedback, find about more about the context and background of the site, and find updates on the application. Feedback can be provided through the website, or by emailing You can also post comments to FREEPOST, MPC CONSULTATION. Residents can contact the project team by calling 0800 148 8911.