Dorset Council Strategic Housing and Economic Land Availability Assessment

SHLAA - Site details


Site reference
WD/LYME/002
Settlement
Lyme Regis
Site name / address
Woodroffe School
Total site area (ha)
3.15
Current land use
School
Existing development
Buildings of varying ages and sizes.Includes large hall and sports pitches.
Developable site area (ha)
3.15
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
333149
Northing
92666

Constraints and possible mitigation


Topography / ground condition
Sloping site. Land instability zone 1
Topography / ground condition mitigation
(No details recorded)
Flood risk
Low flood risk
Flood risk mitigation
(No details recorded)
Access
No objections from Highways Authority in principle
Access mitigation
Suitable vehicular access
Contamination
Unknown
Contamination mitigation
(No details recorded)
Existing infrastructure / facilities
Bordering residential
Existing infrastructure / facilities mitigation
(No details recorded)
Site features
A number of trees on site
Site features mitigation
(No details recorded)
Townscape / landscape character
Redevelopment of the site is not a major issue in terms of visual/landscape impact. However, the knock-on effects of school relocation must be thought of as part of the equation.
Townscape / landscape character mitigation
Appropriate relocation of the school in equally accessible position.
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
owned by a public authority
Suitability
Yes dependent on design, ground stability, access and landscaping
Achievability
Development would be viable in this location
Availability
Officer Identified
Estimate of potential
Housing
Housing site area (ha)
3.15
Potential housing density (dph)
32
Potential housing yield (units)
100
Unit type
House/flat
Anticipated housing delivery
11-15 years
Non-housing development
(No details recorded)
Net dwellings range from
100
Net dwellings range to
100
Development description
(No details recorded)
Site information
(No details recorded)
Relevant policy considerations
Within DDB
Additional notes
(No details recorded)
Conclusion
A developable site subject to school moving
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.