Display Result » EP17

POLICY EP17 - Land at Edith Walk, Great Malvern

  1. Land at Edith Walk, Great Malvern (as shown on the Proposals Map) is proposed for redevelopment and allocated for a range of town centre related uses in order to promote the regeneration and enhancement of Great Malvern Town Centre.
  2. Proposals for the redevelopment of the site will be required to include an element of retail use, but may also include a mix of commercial, leisure and community uses.
  3. The inclusion of residential use within the redevelopment of the site will be permitted only where it is ancillary to the main use or uses and will be restricted to upper floors only.
  4. Proposals will be required to demonstrate that:-
    1. special attention has been given to the need to preserve or enhance the special qualities of the Great Malvern Conservation Area, the setting of adjacent Listed Buildings and views from the Malvern Hills (due to the site’s prominent location);
    2. safe and efficient access and service arrangements can be provided for both the proposed development and existing premises which surround the site;
    3. the development will provide improved facilities for pedestrians and safe and attractive pedestrian linkages between Church Street, Belle Vue Terrace, Worcester Road and the existing Waitrose superstore;
    4. safe and efficient arrangements for the management of traffic which minimise potential conflict between vehicles and pedestrians;
    5. new development will create appropriate and attractive frontages to Edith Walk and along pedestrian links to Church Walk;
    6. active consideration has been given to the access requirements of those with mobility disabilities;
    7. provision has been made to encourage walking, cycling and public transport, and to off setany loss of town centre car parking which may arise due to the development (developer contributions for car parking in lieu of on-site provision may be acceptable depending on the nature of the scheme and the proposed uses); and
    8. development will not prejudice or prevent the comprehensive redevelopment of the site or the proper planning of the area.

View this result in context

Disclaimer: The Proposal Map (including the inset maps) has been produced using the Council's Geographical Information System. The Proposal Map (including the inset maps) represented in the electronic version of the Local Plan is not to scale and should not be interpreted other than at the published scale nor be used for the purposes of measurement. The colours and symbols used may not be an exact interpretation of the published printed version of the Local Plan. In general the printed Local Plan maps take precedence. With respect to Conservation Areas however the printed version may include an inaccurate boundary, as since the adoption of the Local Plan, some Conservation Areas have been reviewed and amended. In theses cases the electronic version should be the correct one. To confirm, please check with the Conservation Officer. The Ordnance Survey mapping included within this web site is provided by Malvern Hills District Council under licence from the Ordnance Survey (0100018590)(2009) in order to fulfill its public function to publicise the Local Plan as the Local Planning Authority.