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Baileyfield South – Design updates from Barratt Homes

Posted on: June 28th, 2017

Barratt Homes have submitted some revised designs for their proposed development at Baileyfield South, the site of the former Standard Life buildings. 

The principle changes include: 
  • Total number of dwellings proposed reduced from 483 to 475
  • Overall parking provision for development provided at 67%
  • Section of road from the primary vehicular route removed to discourage through traffic.
  • Building to southern boundary moved further away from burn edge 
  • Buildings to Sir Harry Lauder Road frontage moved further away from the road 
  • Buildings adjacent to Adelphi Place moved away from boundary and finished floor level of buildings reduced 
  • Flatted buildings to eastern boundary reduced from 6 storey to 4 storey
  • Flatted block increased from 4 storey to 5 storey along Fishwives Causeway
  • Junction into development from Sir Harry Lauder Road will remain as existing without a signalised junction being installed
More information is included in the attached PDF.
For full details and to make any comments on the proposed changes, please see the Planning Portal

pdf icon Planning-Submission-Update-BarrattHomes-Baileyfield-South-260617-1.pdf