THE first properties have gone on sale for the new Taylor Wimpey development in Bidford.

The over £400,000 development, which is due to be built on the Friday Furlong site in the village, is being named Avon Meadows, and will feature 108 two, three and four-bedroom homes.

£416,819 has been invested in the development off Waterloo Road, by Taylor Wimpey, which includes a provision of £323,151 toward local education, £72,500 toward public transport, and £21,168 toward library facilities.

Elaine Taylor, regional sales and marketing director for Taylor Wimpey, said: “Every single new home we build at Taylor Wimpey is part of a community, and we are committed to ensuring this exciting new development in Bidford-on-Avon offers much more than just high-quality properties for local people.

“We are delighted to confirm our investment of more than £400,000, which will help to improve public facilities and infrastructure for the benefit of the whole community, ensuring that this sustainable new homes development will both complement and enhance the local area.”

Properties currently for sale on the development cost between £289,995 - £399,995.