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

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Natural England (C Dyke) 18 Sep 2019

South Somerset Local Plan Review 2016-2036 Preferred Options Consultation (Regulation 18) Market Towns Land between Somerton Road and Wearne Lane Text Block

  • Comment ID: 1738
The proposed allocations at Langport and Martock would potentially lead to the loss of the finite amount of available functionally linked land to Somerset Levels and Moors SPA and Ramsar site. The HRA states that the functionally linked habitats in question (i.e. agricultural land) are common, widespread and easily recreated, or managed in a more favourable manner and the HRA proposes that the assessment of whether the site and neighbouring land constitute a significant area of supporting habita
land value alliances 18 Sep 2019

South Somerset Local Plan Review 2016-2036 Preferred Options Consultation (Regulation 18) Market Towns Land between Somerton Road and Wearne Lane Text Block

  • Comment ID: 1907
Langport 7.1 LVA are promoting Land North of Somerton Road, Langport, hereafter referred to as 'the site'. 7.2 A plan showing the site outlined in red is shown below: 7.3 The 10-acre site to the north east of Langport is generally flat and has road frontage onto Somerton Road. No constraints exist on the land that prevent development. 7.4 LVA are supportive of Langport's continued identification as a Local Market Town (draft policy SS1) which sits within the third tier of the hierarchy. 7.5
Huish Episcopi Parish Clerk 10 Sep 2019

South Somerset Local Plan Review 2016-2036 Preferred Options Consultation (Regulation 18) Market Towns Land between Somerton Road and Wearne Lane Text Block

  • Comment ID: 614
In order to protect the setting of Wearne Lane to the north, there will need to be a substantial buffer of screen planting on the northern part of the site POLICY LH2 -HOUSING GROWTH AT LAND BETWEEN SOMERTON ROAD AND WEARNE LANE,LANGPORT The land between Somerton Road and Wearne Lane is allocated for residential development to provide the following: * About 100 dwellings,including 29%affordable housing; * Children 'sformal and informal play space, * A significant landscape buffer in the north
Huish Episcopi Parish Clerk 10 Sep 2019

South Somerset Local Plan Review 2016-2036 Preferred Options Consultation (Regulation 18) Market Towns Land between Somerton Road and Wearne Lane Text Block

  • Comment ID: 615
What Will The Local Plan Deliver? Employment * 130 As set out in Policy SS3,4.01ha of employment land should be delivered in Langport/Huish Episcopi over the local plan period. 0.4ha has been provided in the first years of the plan,leaving 3.67 ha still to be found.This should provide a total of 284 jobs at Langport/Huish Episcopi to provide the opportunity for residents to both live and work in the town. In the original Local Plan the land east of Wearne Land was allocated for Business Units