Drawings and plans for High Street, March 2017
We held a
consultation report-back meeting on Sat March 25th in the Hebden Bridge
Methodist Church hall, when our architects reported on what
they have been doing since our Jan 14th consultation.
includes several of the drawings and plans shown at the meeting.
Important!: Please bear in mind that this is still work-in-progress.
Plans are likely to be amended (although probably not to any significant
extent) in the weeks ahead.
Here is an idea of how, at the moment, the new development might
look. (This would be the view from the Horsehold road).
Here is a PDF showing the
The proposal is for road access at the N side of the street (more or less on
the line of the current tarmac lane), with parking at the end (east end).
The houses will, in classic HB fashion, be over- and under-dwellings. There
will be one bedroom flats on the 'ground' floor, all facing out towards the
south. They will have their own pathway giving access, on the south side of
the buildings. Above will be two- and three-bedroom flats, accessed from the
Here is a
showing provision made for access by emergency vehicles.
Here is a
showing how the south side (Bridge Lanes) might be landscaped.
The CLT is keen to develop a community gardening group for the land.
for how the interior layouts of the one-, two- and
three- bedroom flats might be arranged. There is a desire to ensure that
one-bedroom flays could if necessary beconverted to 2-bedrooms, by means of
a simple partition.
Here is another
this time showing the way the flats could look. The proposal is to
investigate off-site construction (ie use modular buildings).
This page will be updated regularly, as plans get closer to being finalised.