A planning application has been submitted to develop Sladnor Park.

Ref. No: P/2018/1053 | Received date: Fri 19 Oct 2018 | Status: Pending Consideration | Case Type: Planning Application

Demolition of existing pairs of chalets (with the exception of one pair) and the development of a Continuing Care Retirement Community (Class C2) comprising the erection of buildings to accommodate 43 assisted living units and 116 close care units, associated health and wellness facilities, staff facilities, internal roads, surface and underground car parking (including associated engineering operations), footpaths, ancillary buildings, landscaping, drainage works and associated infrastructure. The proposal includes a temporary access on Rock House Lane as well as works to the existing folly. This application is accompanied by an Environmental Statement. This application is a departure from the Adopted Torbay Local Plan. – Land At Sladnor Park Sladnor Park Road Torquay TQ1 4TF

Please note the last sentence of the description above: “This application is a departure from the Adopted Torbay Local Plan.”

The implication is that for Torbay Council to approve this application it would mean ignoring the Local Plan or allowing a development that does not comply with the Local Plan.

The deadline for the consultation period is December 12th.

We will be poasting news and updates as we receive them.