Developer Urged To Rethink The Name Of Proposed New Shaftesbury Housing Estate

The trustees of Shaftesbury’s Abbey Museum have written to the management of Barratt Homes asking them to change the name of their proposed new housing estate off Wincombe Lane.

Site of the proposed Barratt Estate

The company’s online promotional material refers to the 162-home development as ‘Abbey Gardens’. Listen to our interview with Abbey chairman Pete Ryley.