Dorset Council Strategic Housing and Economic Land Availability Assessment

SHLAA - Site details


Site reference
WD/BEAM/018
Settlement
Beaminster
Site name / address
Land off Halfacre Lane
Total site area (ha)
0.16
Current land use
Car Park
Existing development
Car park for factory unit
Developable site area (ha)
0.16
Brownfield
Yes
Brownfield register - part 1
31/12/2017
Brownfield register - part 2
No
Uniform Resource Identifier
http://opendatacommunities.org/id/district-council/west-dorset
 
Previously part of
(No details recorded)
Hazardous substances
No
Easting
347161
Northing
101447

Constraints and possible mitigation


Topography / ground condition
Flat site
Topography / ground condition mitigation
(No details recorded)
Flood risk
Low flood risk
Flood risk mitigation
(No details recorded)
Access
Half Acre Lane narrow/Existing access through industrial site.
Access mitigation
(No details recorded)
Contamination
Unknown
Contamination mitigation
(No details recorded)
Existing infrastructure / facilities
Adjacent residential
Existing infrastructure / facilities mitigation
(No details recorded)
Site features
(No details recorded)
Site features mitigation
(No details recorded)
Townscape / landscape character
Well related to the settlement, but on edge of open AONB countryside with elevated views from south.
Townscape / landscape character mitigation
Retain field boundary and trees. Suggest single frontage facing onto Halfacre Lane.
Environmental
(No details recorded)
Environmental mitigation
(No details recorded)

Additional details


Planning status
No Permission
Date granted
(No details recorded)
Planning history
(No details recorded)
Ownership status
not owned by a public authority
Suitability
Yes, subject to agreeing access and not required for car parking by industrial unit.
Achievability
Development would be viable in this location
Availability
Officer Identified
Estimate of potential
Housing
Housing site area (ha)
0.16
Potential housing density (dph)
31
Potential housing yield (units)
5
Unit type
House
Anticipated housing delivery
11-15 years
Non-housing development
(No details recorded)
Net dwellings range from
5
Net dwellings range to
5
Development description
(No details recorded)
Site information
(No details recorded)
Relevant policy considerations
Within, AONB, identified as key employment site in emerging WDWP local plan
Additional notes
(No details recorded)
Conclusion
A developable site
Excluded
No
Dorset Council Land Availability Assessment.
This is a technical study to inform future policy development; it does not in itself constitute planning policy.