plans for 35 flats at Tucker's Garage site in Burnham are unveiled
plans have been unveiled to transform an derelict garage site
in the centre of Burnham-On-Sea into a modern block of more than
Limited is seeking planning permission to build two, four-storey
buildings to form 35 retirement apartments at 49 Victoria Street.
site was previously occupied by the former Tucker's Garage, pictured
below, which was demolished six years ago, as covered here.
its planning application, the firm says the "proposals will
serve the community and create an attractive addition to the existing
street scene, both adding to and enhancing the character of the
says the proposed development of one and two bedroom apartments
would be accessed from a new road located to the northern edge
of the site directly off Victoria Street which would "allow
for maximum visibility for both vehicles and pedestrians."
scheme also includes provision for 19 parking spaces. The council's
planning department is currently accepting feedback on the scheme
- application number 11/13/00038 - until May 31st.
Top, how the proposed modern new building would look in Burnham's
Victoria Street if approved