The Benefits

The proposals would:

  • Help Taunton Deane Borough Council meet the local need for housing and affordable housing as laid out in their recently adopted Core Strategy.
  • Provide an attractive landscape setting with new areas of high quality public open space including children's play areas sitting alongside the retained existing trees and hedgerows.
  • Provide an opportunity to enhance the ecology of the area by the planting of new additional native species trees.
  • Provide comprehensive Foul and Sustainable Drainage Systems with benefits to the wider area.