South Somerset Local Plan Review 2016-2036 Preferred Options Consultation (Regulation 18)

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Templecombe Resident 29 Aug 2019

South Somerset Local Plan Review 2016-2036 Preferred Options Consultation (Regulation 18) Foreword Text Block

  • Comment ID: 31
You rightly acknowledge the construction of the Hinkley C Project and the potential to distort the picture in the medium to short term, however is this reflected in your analysis of housing requirements in the East of South Somerset?
Templecombe Resident 29 Aug 2019

South Somerset Local Plan Review 2016-2036 Preferred Options Consultation (Regulation 18) Settlement Strategy Settlement Hierarchy for South Somerset Text Block

  • Comment ID: 32
I recently attended the consultation meeting at Wincanton Memorial Hall and was disappointed to find that there was not any information pertaining to Templecombe on display. On enquiry a map was produced (HELAA 2018) which outlined proposed development in the village
Templecombe Resident 29 Aug 2019

South Somerset Local Plan Review 2016-2036 Preferred Options Consultation (Regulation 18) Settlement Strategy Housing Requirements for Neighbourhood Plans Text Block

  • Comment ID: 33
It appears that half the rural settlement target has been met already. It would be helpful to receive the figures for each individual rural settlement or is this a cover up? Where is the transparency? There certainly has already been much development in Abbas and Templecombe and there are several plans for huge developments in the pipeline (ref HELAA 2018 Abbas and Templecombe) Is this a fair distribution across South Somerset?
Templecombe Resident 29 Aug 2019

South Somerset Local Plan Review 2016-2036 Preferred Options Consultation (Regulation 18) Settlement Strategy Housing Requirements for Neighbourhood Plans Text Block

  • Comment ID: 34
Are the policies SS2 etc available for perusal? They do not seem to be in the appendices and are obviously critical in determining the overall scale of growth to villages. Are we only being presented with half the story? It would be interesting to know how potential development sites in Abbas and Templecombe have been earmarked for a certain number of houses before any planning applications have been made and without prior consultation with the public. (HELAA 2018) How do the new proposed new
Templecombe Resident 29 Aug 2019

South Somerset Local Plan Review 2016-2036 Preferred Options Consultation (Regulation 18) Settlement Strategy Settlement Hierarchy for South Somerset Text Block

  • Comment ID: 35
Abbas and Templecombe may have a railway station but it does not provide adequate transport links to the rest of South Somerset. People generally drive into the village to use this facility. Abbas and Templecombe's main road is already congested. There are often bottle necks at the pinch points particularly when there are lorries travelling in both directions through the village. Various garden walls have been knocked down, rebuilt and then knocked down again. There is visible proof of this. P
Templecombe Resident 29 Aug 2019

South Somerset Local Plan Review 2016-2036 Preferred Options Consultation (Regulation 18) Settlement Strategy Housing Requirements for Neighbourhood Plans Text Block

  • Comment ID: 1303
You rightly acknowledge the construction of the Hinkley C Project and the potential to distort the picture in the medium to short term, however is this reflected in your analysis of housing requirements in the East of South Somerset?