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Guildford Borough Council

Proposed Submission Local Plan: strategy and sites 2016

Proposed Submission Local Plan: strategy and sites 2016 - Part 2: Sites

A5: Jewsons, Walnut Tree Close

POLICY A5: Jewsons, Walnut Tree Close, Guildford

Allocation

The site is allocated for approximately 125 homes (C3)

Requirements

  • Work closely with Guildford Borough Council, Surrey County Council and Network Rail to ensure that the proposed layout does not prevent the replacement of Yorkie's Bridge and the provision of the Sustainable Movement Corridor
  • Contribute towards improving the character of the area, and encouraging use of the Sustainable Movement Corridor
  • Integrated green infrastructure, helping to improve street frontages

Opportunities

  • Respond positively and innovatively to the changing character of this area

 

Description

Location

Guildford Town Centre

Ward

Friary and St Nicolas

Ownership

Private

Area (size)

0.64 ha

Existing use

Buildings merchant (sui generis)

LAA reference

Site 1107

Key considerations

  • Heavily developed site, lacking any landscaping or green space
  • Sustainable Movement Corridor
  • Potential contamination

A5 Jewsons, Walnut Tree Close, Guildford 

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