"Housing firm McA Developments has submitted proposals for the new homes on a site west of the town, along with two primary schools and a second secondary school.
The site extends from the tree belt to the west of Lower Cambourne to the A1198, and from the A428 in the north to the Caxton Bypass in the south.
Alongside the houses and schools, the developer has also proposed:
-Sports pitches and play areas
-Shops and community space
-Offices and light industrial employment areas
-Public open space
-Surface water drainage and landscaping
-Segregated cycle and pedestrian routes
-Alterations to an existing access off the A1198 and the redesign of the Caxton bypass and Cambourne Road roundabouts."