Browse news and features about the Barton Park development in Oxford. The new community at Barton Park has continued to go from strength to strength since construction started. There are now over 200 households living on-site, with a sports pavilion, sports pitch, and linear park already open for community use. A primary school opened in 2020, serving families in Barton Park and neighbouring Barton.
Vistry Thames Valley donated £500 to the Barton Bash, a family fun day run by the Barton Community Association. Half of the money was put towards the most recent event in September, while the remainder will be used for the Christmas event on Sunday, 17 December.
The second phase of houses at the The Steeples, on Stevenson Crescent will provide a further 48 much-needed homes for those looking to live in the area.
The appointment means that the city council is on track to deliver the final phase of the 885 homes planned for the site at Barton Park, 40% of which will be let at social rent.