Plans for 400 new homes just off the Tank roundabout at Leyland are lodged

Posted on - 29th January, 2021 - 7:00am | Author - | Posted in - Housing, Leyland, Preston News, Redevelopment, South Ribble News
Planning application area. Pic: South Ribble Borough Council
Planning application area. Pic: South Ribble Borough Council

A planning application has been submitted to build up to 400 dwellings in South Ribble.


It seeks plans for the land off Croston Road and Moss Lane from Keepmoat homes.

Access to the site will be from ‘Tank Roundabout’ that connects Flensburg Way and Penwortham Way and via a new access road connected with Croston Road.

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The proposals include a slight increase in ground height in some areas of the site.

The Leyland application states that the rural area will get most of its noise from traffic on Croston Road and Flensburg Way.

Noise assessments have recommended that a scheme of sound insulation and noise mitigation measures to secure a reasonable degree of amenity for the future residents.

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However, this may not be needed in all properties.

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