Dorset Council Strategic Housing and Economic Land Availability Assessment

SHLAA - Site details


Site reference
WD/BRID/001
Settlement
Bridport
Site name / address
Former Proton Garage and Works
Total site area (ha)
0.29
Current land use
Employment
Existing development
Garage and Works
Developable site area (ha)
0.29
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
345713
Northing
93014

Constraints and possible mitigation


Topography / ground condition
Flat. Low lying.
Topography / ground condition mitigation
(No details recorded)
Flood risk
Mainly low flood risk but southern end within flood zone 2.
Flood risk mitigation
Sequential test. May only be feasible to develop within flood zone 1.
Access
Potential but relatively long way from town centre
Access mitigation
(No details recorded)
Contamination
Unknown
Contamination mitigation
(No details recorded)
Existing infrastructure / facilities
Would need to be put in place
Existing infrastructure / facilities mitigation
(No details recorded)
Site features
(No details recorded)
Site features mitigation
(No details recorded)
Townscape / landscape character
This area appears as infill. In long distance views from the south it is viewed with the existing settlement behind. AONB. Currently used for employment purposes.
Townscape / landscape character mitigation
Development to be concentrated along the northern part of the site.
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 dependent on design and flooding issues
Achievability
Development would be viable in this location
Availability
Owner identified
Estimate of potential
Housing
Housing site area (ha)
0.29
Potential housing density (dph)
34
Potential housing yield (units)
10
Unit type
House/flat
Anticipated housing delivery
1-5 years
Non-housing development
(No details recorded)
Net dwellings range from
10
Net dwellings range to
10
Development description
(No details recorded)
Site information
(No details recorded)
Relevant policy considerations
Within DDB
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.