Land at Lindford Road, Lindford January 2019

As referenced to in the previous update, East Hampshire DC has elected to abandon the "Local Plan 3" draft and instead proceed to drafting a full Local Plan review. Work on this review commenced in the latter half of 2018 and according to the Local Development Scheme, the aimed date for submission to the Secretary of State is December 2019 with adoption in mid-September 2020.

Our site has been formerly assessed by the Local Planning Authority for its development potential and allocation within the Local Plan and we have made the necessary representations. There remains a desire for the site to be utilised for a high value residential development scheme that will include a significant retirement village / care home development. To date, the outcome of this assessment has not been published and the planning officers have not revealed the date that this is likely to occur.

We will continue to: