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Posted On: 01-07-2022
Posted In: Community

Map of NW Cullompton Consultation AreaThe Masterplan Supplementary Planning Document (SDP) for the NW Cullompton urban extension is being revised to reflect the updated policy framework set out in the adopted Mid Devon Local Plan 2013-2033 and to align with three planning permissions already granted.

The existing adopted Masterplan was prepared under the previous Mid Devon Local Plan and is now out of date as it refers to old policies.  In addition, there are three areas of land on the NW Cullompton urban extension that are allocated through the current Local Plan but have not yet been masterplanned.

Masterplans add detail to policies in the Local Plan and set out how the Council expects the development to look, feel and function.  Much of the detail in the existing adopted Masterplan is still relevant and will remain.  However, the revised SPD that we are now consulting on updates all the policy references and requirements, and now includes the three additional areas of land.  The revisions also reflect the details approved by three planning permissions for 600 homes (200 each), primary school, link road, community facilities and open space that have already been granted.

You are now invited to give your comments on the draft Masterplan SPD.

Have your say

The public consultation will run from 27 June to 8 August 2022.

A consultation website will be live for the duration of the public consultation:

On the website, you can view the public consultation materials, pin your comments on an interactive map and fill in the online comments form.  The website also contains details of how to comment by email or post.

The will be exhibition boards in display at The Hayridge, Cullompton for the whole consultation period, and staff will be on hand to answer any questions during exhibitions at The Walronds, Cullompton on 11 July 2022 from 4pm to 7pm, and 23 July 2022 from 10am to 1pm.

Cllr Richard Chesterton, Cabinet Member for Planning and Economic Regeneration at Mid Devon District Council, said:

“The revisions will bring the NW Cullompton Masterplan SPD up to date to ensure that it remains relevant and can continue to shape the development proposals coming forward in a way that meets the Council’s design aspirations for the urban extension”.

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