A planning application has been submitted to build 18 houses on a field just by the entrance to Crowborough Army Camp.
The land is adjacent to the A26 and opposite the junction to Sheep Plain.
The application is an outline application – with appearance, landscaping and layout as reserved matters to be determined at a later date.
The proposed housing mix will be 6 x two-bedroom houses and 8 x three-bedroom houses and 4 x four-bedrooms houses.
The scheme will provide 35% affordable housing – 2 x two-bed houses and 4 x three-bed houses
The Design and Access Statement submitted with the outline application states that the intention is:
To deliver a mix of housing – 18 new dwellings, offering 2-4 bedroom properties, comprising a range of house types from linked houses to detached properties.
The landscape strategy will include a natural buffer alongside the A26.
The field is next to Moor Court, which is currently being marketed with guide price of £3.5 million.
Click to see the application (Ref: WD/2020/0854/MAO): planning.wealden.gov.uk. The public have until 10th July to comment.