Wing Cambridge Development


Marleigh is a proposed development of 160 acres of Marshall owned land, north of Newmarket Road, Cambridge.

The outline planning application for Marleigh was submitted in December 2013, following a year of consultation with the community and other key stakeholders. Outline planning permission was granted in November 2016.

The masterplan envisages:

  • Up to 1,300 new homes
  • Public open space, including sports pitches, tennis courts and allotments
  • A new primary school, nursery and community facilities
  • A foodstore, replacement petrol filling station and other local shops
  • 4 hectares of car dealerships
  • Improvements to Newmarket Road

Marleigh Development Plans

Marleigh Design Code

More information about the project is available on the website of South Cambridgeshire District Council ( The planning application reference is S/2682/13.

Marshall is delighted to confirm that we will be partnering with housebuilder Hill for the first phase of the development, which will include 450 homes, the primary school, local centre and playing fields. Both Marshall and Hill are well aligned in respect of values, ethics and focussing on delivering excellence customer service. Together, we look forward to delivering an outstanding community on Cambridge’s eastern perimeter.

Details of the joint venture can be found here:

Our current expectations are that construction will commence during 2019.

For an introduction to the Marleigh development, take a look at the website: