flats planned for new Highbridge town centre development
to build a block of 33 flats at a prominent site in the middle of
Highbridge have been submitted to Sedgemoor District Council this
Shore Developments Ltd is seeking full planning permission to build
the block at 1 Market Street.
application covers the creation of a building to form 33 apartments
and the creation of ancillary parking for 33 cars and 47 bicycles.
is proposed that the development will comprise of market housing
to include 15 x one-bed flats and 13 x 2-bed flats.
will also be social rented housing comprising of 4 x one-bed flats
and one x two-bed flats.
site has been empty since Canal House was demolished in 2012, as
reported here at the time. Last
year, town councillors expressed concern at the appearance of the
planning permission for a development of 14 flats at the site was
given in 2010, as we reported here.
District Council is welcoming feedback on the plans - planning application
reference number 11/17/00116 - until September 29th, 2017.