Dorset Council Strategic Housing and Economic Land Availability Assessment

SHLAA - Site details


Site reference
WD/CHTR/014
Settlement
Charminster
Site name / address
Land to the rear of Pound Close
Total site area (ha)
0.2
Current land use
Garaging, parking and amenity space.
Existing development
n/a
Developable site area (ha)
0.2
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
367537
Northing
92660

Constraints and possible mitigation


Topography / ground condition
Sloping down to south.
Topography / ground condition mitigation
(No details recorded)
Flood risk
N/A
Flood risk mitigation
(No details recorded)
Access
Exisiting vehicular access from Pound Close. Pedestrian link through to Hill View
Access mitigation
The rear parking court could accommodate residential development but will be likely to be limited in numbers by the access no more than 5 units served off a private drive more if it can be adopted.
Contamination
N/A
Contamination mitigation
(No details recorded)
Existing infrastructure / facilities
Services to surrounding residential units.
Existing infrastructure / facilities mitigation
(No details recorded)
Site features
Garaging, parking and amenity space.
Site features mitigation
(No details recorded)
Townscape / landscape character
Within DDB. Rear garage and parking court for former local authority housing (underused). Some informal grassed amenity space with mature trees but not TPO. These amenity areas are not overlooked. Large expanse of concrete circulation space with concrete garages. Electricity substation in north east corner. Magna no ball games signs. Identified site includes rear gardens of houses in Weir View and Pound Close.
Townscape / landscape character mitigation
(No details recorded)
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 limited by access
Achievability
Development would be viable in this location
Availability
Officer Identified
Estimate of potential
Housing
Housing site area (ha)
0.2
Potential housing density (dph)
25
Potential housing yield (units)
5
Unit type
House/flat
Anticipated housing delivery
6-10 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 DDB, GWSPZ (part)
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.