The site design is based on co-housing principles. For information on co-housing, see our FAQ page


We worked with architects White Design Associates and built the houses from timber and straw using the ModCell system. The designs on this page willl give you some idea of how the scheme took shape.

In total there are six 1-bed, six 2-bed, six 3-bed and two 4-bed houses.


 Typical Layout 1 and 2 Bed Flats



Current Site Plan showing 20 units over 5 blocks with Common House (click to enlarge)








Lilac is a Mutual Home Ownership Society (No. 30689R)