An agricultural land holding covering 57.9 acres. The site forms part of a joint venture with Midlands Land Portfolio Ltd, for the planning promotion of a portfolio covering over 300 acres.
The site is located to the West of Cheltenham adjacent the existing Hayden Waste Water Treatment Works. The site is accessed off Old Gloucester Road and Henley Road.
58 acre Greenfield site adjacent Hayden Waste Water Treatment Works. Currently within the Green Belt however the site and the wider area are proposed to be removed from the Green Belt and allocated for a strategic urban extension comprising employment and residential uses.
This site has been the subject of extensive promotion through the emerging Gloucester, Cheltenham and Tewkesbury Joint Core Strategy (JCS) working alongside adjacent land owners and promoters and the JCS Team. Initial surveys have been undertaken across the landholding and the collaborative approach to date has been instrumental in securing support for the proposed allocation. The Main Modifications to the JCS are proposed to be issued for consultation in February / March 2017 with adoption anticipated by September 2017.
A planning application will be submitted at the appropriate time either alongside or following formal allocation.
Note: The Midlands Land portfolio covers 11 sites across the Midlands and West Country and includes a variety of uses such as former waste water treatment works, office buildings, reservoirs and agricultural land. Northern Trust are managing the sites promotion through the planning system prior to disposal.