CANFORD PARK PROPOSALS SUBMITTED
Monday 11th Mar 2019
Poole based W H White Limited has submitted a hybrid planning application to Borough of Poole for a sustainable mixed-use development known as Canford Park, located north of Bearwood.
The proposal will provide:
A total of 695 new homes, with a focus on family houses, rather than flats.
40% of which (278) will be provided as affordable homes
£4.5m towards local infrastructure (Through BoP’s Community Infrastructure Levy)
Section 106 contributions to improve the provision of school places and local doctor’s services
A new community hub providing shops, everyday services, business start-up units, a 60-bed care home and community facilities
The phased delivery of a new Country Park, the size of 61 football pitches, providing beautiful parkland, with public access to the River Stour
A network of walking and cycle routes and improved bus services to enable residents to make sustainable travel choices
Canford Park will deliver up to 695 homes, a 60-bed care home, a community hub and supporting infrastructure. It will create a unique community set alongside a new Riverside Country Park providing beautiful parkland which can be enjoyed by everyone. A new community hub will lie at its heart providing a focal point and range of community facilities, employment opportunities and small everyday shops.
Unlike many sites approved across the Borough of Poole, W H White is delighted to confirm that Canford Park will deliver 40% affordable homes meaning the provision of 278 new ... ...more