Dorset Council Strategic Housing and Economic Land Availability Assessment

SHLAA - Site details


Site reference
WD/DORC/015
Settlement
Dorchester
Site name / address
Stratton House Campus
Total site area (ha)
0.59
Current land use
District Council Offices
Existing development
N/A
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
369118
Northing
90765

Constraints and possible mitigation


Topography / ground condition
Level site
Topography / ground condition mitigation
(No details recorded)
Flood risk
Low flood risk
Flood risk mitigation
(No details recorded)
Access
Existing
Access mitigation
(No details recorded)
Contamination
Unknown
Contamination mitigation
(No details recorded)
Existing infrastructure / facilities
Existing
Existing infrastructure / facilities mitigation
(No details recorded)
Site features
n/a
Site features mitigation
(No details recorded)
Townscape / landscape character
Within Town Centre Area. Within Conservation area. Listed buildings.
Townscape / landscape character mitigation
The need to retain existing buildings would limit the amount of new build housing that could be achieved on site.
Environmental
(No details recorded)
Environmental mitigation
(No details recorded)

Additional details


Planning status
Full Planning Permission
Date granted
04/02/2015
Planning history
(No details recorded)
Ownership status
owned by a public authority
Suitability
Yes dependent on design and impact on listed buildings using historic townscape analysis. Conversion and re-use of existing buildings limited potential for new build.
Achievability
Development would be viable in this location
Availability
Owner identified
Estimate of potential
Housing
Housing site area (ha)
0.59
Potential housing density (dph)
63
Potential housing yield (units)
37
Unit type
House/flat
Anticipated housing delivery
1-5 years
Non-housing development
(No details recorded)
Net dwellings range from
37
Net dwellings range to
37
Development description
(No details recorded)
Site information
(No details recorded)
Relevant policy considerations
Within DDB
Additional notes
(No details recorded)
Conclusion
A developable site for mixed use.
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.