Planning permission was given for a housing scheme in the former location of job openings for 10 years. Muse development was given the green light for 125 properties in Emerson Road, Washington. Muse plan will pave the way for delivery of the scheme sustainable 10-acre site stand out in a well established and popular residential location to the north of West Road (A195). After a very high level of support from the local community, the members of Sunderland city council unanimously approved the plan. The proposed development will result in a large number of social and economic benefits for the area of Washington by increasing the supply of much-required housing, shopping area and creates an important job in construction. Senior Muse progress development 'surveyor Simon Dew said: "We're secured planning permission for a development that will make a major contribution to the strength and character of the wider area of Washington." Muse is now sold at Newcastle-based site builder Bellway Homes, the scheme forward.