Carn Thomas, St Mary's: Former Secondary School

The Council have been working closely with LiveWest Housing Association to progress the former secondary school site at Carn Thomas, St Mary’s for affordable housing. It was agreed at Full Council in September 2021 for the site at Carn Thomas be transferred to LiveWest by March 2023.

LiveWest have been developing plans for the affordable housing scheme alongside their application for planning permission on the site. LiveWest recently held a consultation with residents of the Isles of Scilly to discuss their plans to develop affordable homes on the islands.

Details of the proposed housing scheme

LiveWest have produced designs for an affordable housing development at the former secondary school site at Carn Thomas on St. Mary’s, with it being possible to build up to 27 affordable homes.

You can view the proposed plans for the site and provide any feedback via:

You can also take a look at the plans via the documents on the right of this webpage.


You can find out more information about LiveWest Housing Association here: