Publication: Pre-Submission Gloucester City Plan

Pre-Submission City Plan

Policy SA22: Land adjacent to Secunda Way Industrial Estate

Ward / Postcode / GeoRef

Westgate / GL2 5GA / E: 382065 N: 217271

Gross Site Area:

0.7 ha.

Allocation:

B Class Employment Use

Description and overview

Small linear site to the west of A430 Secunda way with buildings previously in employment use on the northern section. Recently cleared scrubby land on the southern section. The site offers the opportunity for a small addition to the city's employment land.

Site specific requirements and opportunities

Design and layout

  • The site should be laid out as to avoid causing adverse impacts to residents of Sandalwood Drive.
  • Development should be set back from the road to allow for a suitable buffer and adequate landscaping.
  • Where appropriate a pedestrian route should be established to allow employees to access the playing fields at the rear of the site.

Historic environment

  • Archaeological investigation.

Biodiversity

  • Bat survey: If buildings are to be removed or altered.
  • Reptiles: A reptile method statement will be required during construction or a reptile survey if habitat is left to develop naturally.