An outline planning application on land off Barkway Road has been submitted to the Local Planning Authority. The planning application has been given the reference number: 21/00765/OP and the application documents and plans can be viewed on the North Hertfordshire District Council’s Website.
The description of development is:
‘Outline Planning Application for Residential development of up to 280 dwellings (including affordable housing) with all matters reserved except for access which is to be taken from Barkway Road, green infrastructure including public open space, landscape boundaries and SUDs.’
The application has been positively received by the Council and discussions have already commenced between Claremont Planning and the appointed Case Officer.
A number of consultation comments have been received from members of the public and statutory consultees and these have been reviewed. Various consultees have responded positively, confirming that the proposed development is acceptable subject to conditions that would be attached to the planning permission.
In respect of the following matters, consultees have requested further information and/or points of clarification which will be provided as soon as possible:
The applicant is keen to work with the Council to address all queries arising from the development proposals and ensure that the application positively responds to all statutory requirements.