Riverside Business Park

Major Development Walnut Tree Close

Type and Status

Site Owner Portland Capital

Windfall Site at Riverview Industrial Park Walnut Tree Close
Pre- Application Discussions

Area of Land  0.9Ha approx for development, 0.1 Ha at North end of site purchased for access at time of flooding.

Scale

500 Dwellings (300 Student / 200 Co-living)

Areas of Ground Floor devoted to Commercial Use - likely to be Co-working and Food & Beverage

Architect

Shepphard Robson

Comments

Pre Application underway.  The proposals have advanced plans as to how to address flood risk that may be of use elswhere in the Town Centre.  Height will be 4 to 9 Stories spread acrosss 3-4 Blocks.   The site is planned to provide easy public access to a widened river tow path.  No parking will be provided. Highest Building will be at the north of the site.

The current use for light industrial will have to be re-provided elsewhere in the borough.

Developers website can be found here

The site should also be considered in realation to the Flood Prevention Scheme being proposed by the Environment Agency, and the possible provision of further student accomadation on Guildford Business Park  See links below

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