for 29 new flats at former Highbridge Canal House site unveiled
to turn Highbridge's former Canal House site into a modern new development
of 29 flats have been unveiled this week.
developer Toni Hammick discussed her plans for the high-profile
site, next to the Church Street roundabout, with town councillors
site has been a thorn in Highbridge's side for a long time,"
she said. "Now, we have new plans to develop the site."
explained that while permission was granted in 2010 for a mixed-use
development of 14 flats and shops, that scheme was "commercially
unworkable as there wasn't the footfall."
plans have therefore been drawn up without shops and a flats-only
Property developer Toni Hammick discussing the plans this week
plans, which are due to be formally submitted in March, feature
a development of 29 one and two-bed flats over three stories with
underground parking for 31 vehicles.
Andy Brewer said: "I understand the commercial issue, but that
shouldn't be used to cram in as much as possible."
resident David Barrett expressed concern about parking and access
to his neighbouring property, but Toni Hammick said this had been