The proposed numbers of dwellings in the above for the various towns and parishes are:-
Clacton – 2,777
Harwich – 898
Frinton, Walton, Kirby Cross – 1,009
Manningtree, Lawford, Mistley – 1,138
Brightlingsea – 174
Colchester Fringe/Garden Community – 1,409
Alresford – 249
Elmstead Market – 154
Great Bentley – 250
Little Clacton – 174
Thorpe le Soken – 138
Weeley – 318
Smaller Rural Settlements – 262
Small Sites Windfall Allowance – 1,399
Making a total of 10,627 dwellings to be built in the Tendring area.
We would like to highlight the total for Brightlingsea is comparatively low compared to other towns and parishes. Also the numbers are contained in two sites within the town, 1) Robinson Road site, and 2) completion of the Marina at the Waterside. The Town Council, over the last four years, have held many public consultations at the Parish Hall and have taken residents comments into consideration.
The following additional sites, which were put forward for development in Brightlingsea, were:-
- Land West of Lodge Lane, Brightlingsea – total 160
- Land at Brightlingsea Hall Farm, West of Church Road – total 306
- Land North of Church Road – total 230
- Land off Morses Lane – total 270
- Land East of Lime Street – total 25
This is a total of 991 dwellings, which, after representation from the Towns Council and District Councillors, were not included in the Draft Local Plan.
A copy of the Draft Tendring District Local 2013-2033 and Beyond can be found at:- http://www.tendringdc.gov.uk/planning/local-plans-and-policies/view-our-local-plan and at the Parish Hall.
If you require any further information please do not hesitate to contact District Councillors J Chapman, Steady and Yallop.