Planning application DA/2016/1180 has been submitted by Crown Care .

The description of the proposed development reads as :

‘A mixed tenure Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) for over 55’s comprising of an 83 bed Care Home; and an Extra-Care building comprising 44 x one bedroom and 32 x two bedroom apartments with associated facilities including a doctors clinic, cafe, hairdressers, crèche, shop and bar/ restaurant;  five blocks of apartments accommodating 111 x one bedroom and 86 x two bedroom apartments; 32 x two bedroom semi-detached apartments; 10 x three bedroom semi -detached bungalows, 185 parking spaces, 30 cycle racks and associated landscaping.’

Middlemore Residents Association has noted the following concerns from residents:

PARKING – there are 315 units in total plus an 83 bed care home number  – the number of parking spaces on the planning application is  185

HEIGHT OF BUILDINGS

IMPACT ON EXISTING TRAFFIC CONDITIONS –  many residents are using the Heartland Business Park exit which only  a single lane that was  designed  for buses only.

To check the planning app you need to visit www.daventrydc.gov.uk & click on the planning tab to search for planning app DA/2016/1180

PLEASE TAKE TIME TO TAKE A GOOD LOOK AT  THE PLANNING APPLICATION & LET US KNOW YOUR VIEWS