Proposed Developments

  Proposed Developments DWH

Land West of Northbrook Road, Swanage

Barratt Homes are pleased to have secured land at Northbrook Road West.  The site is split into two portions, both of which are areas of undeveloped land, comprising a number of fields or parts of fields.  The portion to the north of Washpond Lane is an approximate rectangle shape and is bounded to the east by Darkie Lane and to the west by Brickyard Lane.

The portion to the south of Washpond Lane is irregular in shape. It is bounded to the west by existing field boundaries, and to the east by existing field boundaries as well as Northbrook Road. The southern part of the site sits around the northwestern corner of the existing D'Urberville Drive housing estate, and is also bounded to the south by a caravan park.

The site is covered by Policy SS: Swanage Settlement states that 200 homes will be provided in settlement extensions on the edge of Swanage through the:

Allocation of land at Northbrook Road West, for approximately 90 dwellings, of which a minimum of 50% will be affordable. 

Proposals for each settlement extension will need to deliver appropriate new public open space (Suitable Alternative Natural Greenspace) or other appropriate mitigation to avoid negative impacts on nearby heathland at Studland and Godlingston.

We helda public consultation event with the local community on ourproposals on Thursday 28th September 2017.

This public exhibition providedresidents the opportunity to have their say on our draft proposals for thesite. We welcome your comments and feedback, which will be considered bythe design team and used to inform the proposals for the redevelopment of thesite. To view a copy of the exhibition please click on the links in the 'Related Files' Section.

A planning application has been submitted seeking approval for 90 dwellings and associated SANG.  Copies of the submission document can be found on the Coucisl website using the link below:

The planning reference is: 6/2017/0713

The application is currently under consideration by Purbeck District Council.

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