Our Charter

Our charter targets 5 key areas where improvement and commitment can and will be made. This includes our people & office environments, our developments, our new homes, our supply chain & our communities.

Our New Homes

  • No single use plastic in our homeowner welcome packs. Homeowner packs include 1 hessian Burrington Estates bag (carrier bag replacement). Homeowner packs include 2 Burrington Estates eco cups (replace single use cups).
  • Low energy downlighters (over and above current requirement).
  • PV offered as upgrade on all new homes (where possible).
  • PV battery storage offered as upgrade on all new homes (where possible).
  • Electric car charging points offered as upgrade on all new homes (where possible).
  • Water butts offered as upgrade on all new homes (where possible).

Our Supply Chain

  • Lobby for reduced plastic packaging from our supply chain.
  • Replace plastic protection with cardboard (& recycle).
  • Replace plastic office signage with cardboard (& recycle).
  • Sustainable timber to be used throughout.
  • Focus on site waste management – reduce, reuse & recycle.
  • Trade specifications to require environmental consideration.

Our People & Office

  • Environments
  • No plastic cups in our offices.
  • All staff provided with eco-reusable cups.
  • Cycle racks at head office.
  • Reduce office paper usage – Document management & scanning.

Our Developments

  • Increase use of hedges and fencing versus brick / rendered walls.
  • Cycle storage to be considered in every development.
  • Seek to achieve a net biodiversity gain on all developments.

Our Communities

  • Support or instigate at least one environmental activity per development.

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Discover why everyone loves their Burrington Estate home

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We don’t just build homes. We create communities. Places where you and your family will feel welcome and safe. We do this by ensuring you and your new neighbours are delighted with our service and surroundings.

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Corporate social responsibility

As a leading West Country developer, involved in restoration, new-build construction, and regeneration of the communities in which we are developing, our Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is very important to us.

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Customer Journey

We have outlined the key stages when buying your new home with Burrington Estates. These stages are in place to ensure that you receive a first-class buying experience from the first enquiry to long-lasting aftercare.

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