Possible development west of Bunbury Lane

Last week we received information that suggest a new application will be made on a site to the west of Bunbury Lane. Followers of this site may recall that an attempt was made to put 52 houses on a similar site behind Parkview & Parkside dwellings about six years ago (14/5255N). Here is the new… Continue reading Possible development west of Bunbury Lane

A Non-Material Minor Adjustment

Bowes gate Development (20/1406N) This is an application to make a ‘minor adjustment’ to the original application.(15/1666N). This application was for 11 dwellings to include affordable housing ‘on-site’. Now the developers wish to ‘transfer’ the affordable housing to the development next to the medical centre off Vicarage lane. Let’s remind ourselves of the consent given… Continue reading A Non-Material Minor Adjustment

Duchy have a new development (19/3767N)

Update October 2020 Duchy make a hurried return! Yes folks, Duchy Homes are back in charge of the development to the east of Bunbury Lane. This development is now being referred to as Cardamine Gardens. The five’ Affordable’ houses have been acquired by Guinness Partnership and the remaining 10 houses are already being snapped-up. Update… Continue reading Duchy have a new development (19/3767N)

Oak Gardens Development

Yes another update on oak Gardens! When will it end. Having been refused on several reserved matters , Crabtree are back in double quick time with a new applications (19/5534N and 19/5489D). What Crabtree has now created is four 1 bedroomed apartments. These replace the two two bedroomed semi-detached properties as shown on this site… Continue reading Oak Gardens Development

New Housing site identified for development.

Update Jan 2020 – application withdrawn. Update September 30th 2019 No progress on this development. While only a small site of 7 proposed dwellings, it has provoked a considerable number of objections. The original decision date has moved away the last being in July although the date for last comments was August. Odd. Nonetheless we… Continue reading New Housing site identified for development.

Further Developments on Oak Gardens

Up da te September 30th 2019 A pplication 16/2010N continues to struggle with the reserved matters. These are being dealt with under application 19/3992N and 19/3985D . A number of reports from CE officers have been added during September. 1 . PROW troubles continue with several errors and corrections being made to get the design… Continue reading Further Developments on Oak Gardens

Parish Council Notes 2019

  Please note that the agenda for each Parish Council can be viewed on the official PC website here  The minutes of each meeting are also available on the same web page. Our service is ‘unofficial’ but much quicker! From our Parish Council correspondent: Please note that each month the latest update will appear at the… Continue reading Parish Council Notes 2019

The Phasing of Housing in Bunbury

In a discussion on a recent application (19/0803N) to build 7 more houses on a greenfield site in Wyche Lane, the issue of phasing arose. It was not then seen as a major issue but I think it deserves greater prominence. Our Neighbourhood Plan was ‘made’; ,as the silly phrase goes, in March 2016. It… Continue reading The Phasing of Housing in Bunbury

Possible site of new housing development

Why are Fisher German trying to put a large gateway into a field? This application for Prior Notification has been refused. But this is because the application needs FULL PLANNING PERMISSION. The field is situated north of Rowton cottage, a listed building. The applicant is Fisher German. The proposal is submitted as a permitted development… Continue reading Possible site of new housing development