Shorncliffe Garrison redevelopments gets go-ahead
31 March 2015
Shepway District Council has given outline and initial reserve matters planning permission for Taylor Wimpey to redevelop a 77-hectare former MOD army barracks at Shorncliffe Garrison, Cheriton.
The scheme will include up to 1200 new homes; 10.5 hectares of improved recreational space, a new sports pavilion; land for a new primary school, community facilities and the retention of heritage listed assets.
CPC Project Services is providing project management services to Taylor Wimpey for this scheme which will be delivered over four phases and is due for completion in 2029. Phase 1, which received reserve matters approval, will provide 294 dwellings including over 30% affordable housing.
Ian Wildgoose, CPC Partner said “CPC’s project management specialists have been supporting Taylor Wimpey to manage the planning application process for this scheme and are delighted that Outline Planning Permission has been approved. We now look forward to the delivery phase of the project managing key stakeholder relationships, the design process, infrastructure works, archaeology, ecology, community facilities and large open spaces”.