Following the successful blueprint of the Somerset development, Poundbury, Sherford will be a modern town cleverly laid out to create a strong community with its own sustainable economy.

Interconnected streets will form a walkable community, which will enable the town’s businesses and community facilities to prosper. The layout of Sherford has been designed so that businesses will work harmoniously together to create economic sustainability. This will generate an abundance of job opportunities for residents so they can work, live and shop at Sherford.



The main street will be a thriving area for people to meet and socialise. The town layout will ensure activity throughout the day leaving no section of the town dormant. Residents will be able to complete all their shopping and daily tasks without needing to leave Sherford. There will be easy access to shops, restaurants, schools and nurseries all within a short travelling distance.