Development Stage 2 – Feasibility
Land at New George Street West is allocated for retail led mixed use through sensitive refurbishment and extension of the existing buildings of high quality, including housing on upper floors. Provision is made for in the order of 30 homes. Expansion of existing spaces will be enabled by internal reconfiguration, extension of the buildings to the rear and/or the sensitive inclusion of additional floors.
SITE AREA: 0.49HA
EXISTING USE: Range of retail and town centre uses with car parking to rear
JOINT LOCAL PLAN ALLOCATION PLY12
Retail led-mixed use including housing on upper floors (30 homes) with additional floors 6-8 storeys
DELIVERY TRAJECTORY: 2029-2030
1. City Centre Master Plan established development potential as set out in JLP Policy for Site
2. Feasibility study carried out to establish delivery strategy for the site.
PLYMOUTH CITY COUNCIL NEXT STEPS
1. Encourage land owners to explore development potential to deliver JLP Policy Aspiration.
2. Work with new owners of adjacent former Woolworths store to encourage comprehensive and complementary development
Alistair Wagstaff MRTPI, T +44 (0) 1752 398259