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Community | 30th May 2024
 

All talk and very little action at the Murtholm

 
 
PROPHETIC? The “Land acquired” sign didn’t reign long during the winter’s storms.
 

Agencies involved with the development are considering including private housing on the site

The E&L has received an update on the proposed housing development at Murtholm, Langholm:

The Strategic Housing Investment Plan (SHIP) report which is provided to update members of Annandale & Eskdale Area Committee on projects in the Annandale and Eskdale area, namely Selkirk Road, Moffat and Murtholm Farm, Langholm.

Murtholm Farm, Langholm Phase 1: “As part of Loreburn HA’s review of future projects, construction activity at Murtholm Farm has temporarily been paused. This will allow for further consideration of delivery and funding arrangements; however, it remains a priority development for the organisation.  A delivery model is currently being explored with a private developer that may also enable the construction of private homes on this site.  However, as work continues within Loreburn Housing Association (LHA) to improve financial capacity for new development, a specific site start-date is not available at this time”.

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