Dorset Council Strategic Housing and Economic Land Availability Assessment

SHLAA - Site details


Site reference
WD/BRID/060
Settlement
Bridport
Site name / address
Flood Lane, Bridport
Total site area (ha)
0.59
Current land use
Community
Existing development
Former school, training centre and residential home.
Developable site area (ha)
0.59
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
346708
Northing
91923

Constraints and possible mitigation


Topography / ground condition
Flat
Topography / ground condition mitigation
(No details recorded)
Flood risk
Small area on northern portion in flood zone 2 majority Low flood risk
Flood risk mitigation
(No details recorded)
Access
Flood Lane
Access mitigation
(No details recorded)
Contamination
Potential noise from A35.
Contamination mitigation
Noise mitigation measures
Existing infrastructure / facilities
Within built up area
Existing infrastructure / facilities mitigation
(No details recorded)
Site features
(No details recorded)
Site features mitigation
(No details recorded)
Townscape / landscape character
Series of standalone 1960 s flat roofed buildings former school, training centre and residential home. Adjacent - Supermarket, Builders centre and three cottages in Flood Lane, two of which are listed. A35 runs along eastern boundary and Crown roundabout Trees around southern road frontage that add to amenity of the area & provide screen to A35.
Townscape / landscape character mitigation
Retain trees around road frontage.
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
Suitable for redevelopment for houses and flats. Opportunity to improve street scene of Flood lane. Potential for comprehensive scheme with adjacent builders merchants.
Achievability
Development would be viable in this location
Availability
Officer Identified
Estimate of potential
Housing
Housing site area (ha)
0.59
Potential housing density (dph)
50
Potential housing yield (units)
30
Unit type
House/flat
Anticipated housing delivery
1-5 years
Non-housing development
(No details recorded)
Net dwellings range from
30
Net dwellings range to
30
Development description
(No details recorded)
Site information
(No details recorded)
Relevant policy considerations
Within DDB, AONB
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.