A planning application has been received for 10A Sherman Road which is directly behind the recent proposal for 6-10 Sherman Road from BeLiving. This wholly independent development is described as a “mixed-use, 10-storey scheme comprising 6 x one bed, 3 x two bed flats and B1 commercial space”.
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Developers BeLiving have finally delivered their formal planning application to Bromley Council. The proposed scheme sits behind Bromley North station and has now grown to 23 storeys. Residents need to take action if they want to object to the proposal. Here is an image of BeLiving’s proposal from the application documents. The view is from the South, ie facing Bromley […]
The developers of the proposed apartment block in Sherman Road have applied for an exemption from undertaking a full Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA). You can read their submission document here (PDF 487 Kb) and comment about this issue on the LBB planning portal here. Bromley Council will need to make a decision by 2nd November, so if […]
Over 70 residents turned out to hear the presentation on the proposed development on Sherman Road from developers BeLiving Ltd. The general consensus was that the proposal (full details here) was far too large for the area and that infrastructure considerations such as parking provision or waste water services had not been adequately addressed. Full […]
The next Babbacombe Road Residents’ Association meeting will be held at 19:30 on Tuesday 19th September at Bromley Baptist Church in Park Road. The Sherman Road developers will be presenting their proposals and you will have the opportunity to ask them questions. We look forward to seeing you there.
The developers of the Sherman Road site are proposing a 20-storey block of two hundred 1-2 bed apartments. Our own artist’s impressions of the scale of this development look like this: There are many concerns regarding this proposal: The scale of the proposed building is completely out of character for the area which is predominantly […]
While the impact on Site A of Bromley town centre’s loss of Housing Zone status is still uncertain, developers Prime Place are pushing forward with development of the site on the south end of Sherman Road. A report to the LBB Renewal and Recreation Policy Development and Scrutiny Committee on 5th April 2017 (PDF Available) […]
Private developer, RELTA Ltd, has won a High Court judgement against the GLA’s designation of Bromley Town Centre as a “Housing Zone”. Although the full implications of this for Site A are not yet fully clear, the £27 million in GLA grants and loans that were to be made to LBB in order to accelerate […]
The developers of the NHS clinic have appealed against LBB’s refusal to grant planning permission for conversion of the site into private dwellings. The refusal was made on the following grounds: The proposal would represent piecemeal development of the adjoining land leading to a sub-optimal regeneration of the area. By reason of the proposal’s height, […]
For general information, below we link to the text of the High Court judgement which upheld an appeal by Linden Homes regarding the LBB’s Area Action Plan (AAP). Linden Homes asserted that the Bromley’s AAP was unsound on a number of points, primarily: LBB’s housing targets for the site did not align with national policy […]
Over 34 residents and local stakeholders attended BRRA’s open community meeting about the proposed redevelopment around Bromley North station. A presentation from LBB outlined the issues, opportunities and suggestions for the site and is available here. This was followed by a short presentation from Bromley Civic Society about the site’s heritage and conservation issues. There followed […]
The following images are a selection taken from LBB’s recent stakeholder meeting on the development at Bromley North Station (Site A). The full document is available here: Bromley Site A presentation – 15 june 16 Draft (PDF). Please be reminded that this is NOT a development proposal. It is a study to show the scale of development […]
BRRA are running an open meeting to discuss the Bromley North Station (Site A) development on Monday 25th July at 19:30 at the Baptist Church in Widmore Road. Councillors and Council officers have been invited to answer your questions about the proposed scope of the development and anyone affected is welcome to attend. Please […]
A planning application has been received for the development of the old NHS clinic building near the car-park at Station Road. The LBB planning portal link is: https://searchapplications.bromley.gov.uk/onlineapplications/applicationDetails.do?activeTab=summary&keyVal=O8HOO9BTGAB00 BRRA has objected to the application on the following three grounds: Parking – The application proposed only 1 disabled space for 9 flats and asserted that there […]
Since the height limits were placed on the Station Road car-park, stall holders from Bromley Market have been parking their vans in the adjacent residents’ permit / pay and display areas. This has meant that on market days, local residents have struggled to find somewhere to park. These are photos from Friday 28th May 2016. […]