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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

A11: Guildford Park Car Park

POLICY A11: Guildford Park Car Park, Guildford Park Road,

Guildford

Allocation

The site is allocated for approximately 160 homes (C3) and a multi storey car park (with approximately 450 parking spaces)

Requirements

  • Preserve important views, including from the Castle across to the Cathedral
  • A through route for buses maintained
  • Retention of public car parking

Opportunities

  • Provide additional affordable homes
  • Improvements to landscaping and biodiversity given the full extent of hardstanding on this site
  • Create the connection to a new pedestrian and cycle route between this site and the Land west of Guildford railway station site

 

Description

Location

Guildford Town Centre

Ward

Onslow

Ownership

Guildford Borough Council

Area (size)

2.12 ha

Existing use

Surface car park and garages

LAA reference

Site 178

Key considerations

  • Noise (proximity to railway lines)
  • Potential contamination and remediation

 A11 Guildford Park Car Park, Guildford Park Road, Guildford

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