Decision details

Active Land Management - Tranche 3

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

To seek decisions on the future use of each of the 10 sites processed in the third tranche of the Active Land Management Programme.

Decision:

That the alternative/future use of each of the 10 sites processed in the third tranche of the Active Land Management Programme be determined as follows:

 

(1)       Attleborough – Blenheim Drive

            Land to be retained and its future use to be considered as part of the wider Attleborough & Snetterton Heath Area Action Plan

 

(2)       Snetterton – North End

            Whole site offered for affordable housing.  Any development to include an area of Open Space for transfer to the Parish Council.

 

(3)       Thompson – Tottington Road

            Land to be developed for affordable housing with RSL partner or by design and build.

 

(4)       Watton – Mill Road

            Land to be developed for open market housing on a design and build basis.

 

(5)       GressenhallRougholme Close

            To be developed as design and build to rent out as affordable housing.

 

(6)       Whissonsett – Church Close

            To be developed for open market, design and build housing for rent or sale.

 

(7)       BintreeCubitts Close

            Investigate the possibility of development for single dwelling on design and build basis for sale.

 

(8)       Dereham – Waples Way

            Develop part of site for two affordable houses (extending existing line of housing).

 

(9)       Dereham – Howlett Close

            Submit planning application for open market sale for design and build housing.

 

(10)     Dereham – Castell Road

            Hold dialogue with purchasers of adjoining (swimming pool) site to discuss potential to develop both plots of land as one site, with the preference that the area to the east of the site forms the bulk of the Open Space provision required.

Reasons for the decision:

(1)               To ensure the diverse interests that exist around land usage are realised; and

(2)               To provide a source of funding for both the Council’s revenue and capital spending.

Alternative options considered:

To decide on the alternative/future uses of each of the 10 sites processed in the third tranche of the Active Land Management programme.

Report author: Zoe Footer

Publication date: 28/07/2011

Date of decision: 26/07/2011

Decided at meeting: 26/07/2011 - Cabinet

Effective from: 05/08/2011

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