Policy HS3: Housing mix

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Object

Local Plan 2011-2031 Proposed Submission Draft

Representation ID: 1687

Received: 30/11/2016

Respondent: Mr Scott Oliver

Legally compliant? Yes

Sound? No

Duty to co-operate? No

Representation:

Object to HS3: Mix does not reflect need for smaller housing for FTBs / older persons

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The suggested housing mix, 60% 3 bedrooms plus and 40% plus is surprising, bearing in mind young couples and singles are struggling to find starter homes and with an ageing population older couples and singles not needing assisted lining looking to downsize will be competing for the same housing. If the more smaller homes were built this

Object

Local Plan 2011-2031 Proposed Submission Draft

Representation ID: 2286

Received: 31/10/2016

Respondent: Mr Maurice Filby

Legally compliant? Not specified

Sound? Not specified

Duty to co-operate? Not specified

Representation:

There is a need to build low cost sheltered accommodation and low cost bungalows to help free two and three bedroomed houses occupied by single people.

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Object

Local Plan 2011-2031 Proposed Submission Draft

Representation ID: 3810

Received: 30/11/2016

Respondent: Beechwood Homes

Agent: JB Planning Associates

Legally compliant? Yes

Sound? No

Duty to co-operate? Yes

Representation:

Object to HS3: 40% requirement for 1- and 2-bed on most sites seems high, should not be undue focus on permitted supply in determining mix

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Local Plan 2011-2031 Proposed Submission Draft

Representation ID: 3817

Received: 30/11/2016

Respondent: James Property Investments LLP

Agent: JB Planning Associates

Legally compliant? Yes

Sound? No

Duty to co-operate? Yes

Representation:

Object to HS3: 40% requirement for 1- and 2-bed on most sites seems high, should not be undue focus on permitted supply in determining mix

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Object

Local Plan 2011-2031 Proposed Submission Draft

Representation ID: 3842

Received: 29/11/2016

Respondent: Pigeon Land Ltd

Agent: Keymer Cavendish Limited

Legally compliant? Yes

Sound? No

Duty to co-operate? Yes

Representation:

Object to HS3(a): Too prescriptive and doesn't recognise design-led solutions

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Object

Local Plan 2011-2031 Proposed Submission Draft

Representation ID: 3912

Received: 29/11/2016

Respondent: Letchworth Garden City Heritage Foundation

Legally compliant? Yes

Sound? Yes

Duty to co-operate? Yes

Representation:

Support the provision of a good mix of new homes, but an up to date Strategic Housing Market Assessment is needed.

Allow the policy to respond to evidence on different housing needs / demands that may exist.

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Object

Local Plan 2011-2031 Proposed Submission Draft

Representation ID: 4171

Received: 29/11/2016

Respondent: Graveley Parish Council

Legally compliant? Not specified

Sound? No

Duty to co-operate? Not specified

Representation:

Object to HS3: Weakly worded, Policy D1 does not provide sufficient protection.

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Support

Local Plan 2011-2031 Proposed Submission Draft

Representation ID: 5950

Received: 24/11/2016

Respondent: Hitchin Town Action Group (HTAG)

Representation:

-Support: for HS3 and support design-led approach

- Object: a larger figure for self-build would form the basis of a more sound strategy for North Herts.

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Object

Local Plan 2011-2031 Proposed Submission Draft

Representation ID: 6264

Received: 30/11/2016

Respondent: Gladman Developments Limited

Legally compliant? Not specified

Sound? No

Duty to co-operate? Not specified

Representation:

Object to HS3: Failure to take account of viability and deliverability in considering housing mix

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