Victory Oak Shortlisted by RTPI


The development of this brownfield site, which stands on the greenbelt within a Site of Nature Conservation Interest to the west of the New Forest National Park, will provide 210 residential units of which 40% will be affordable and the remainder open market mixed tenure as a mix of terraced, semi detached and detached homes. Amongst the many challenges involved in developing the site are considerable ecological issues including the presence of badgers, bats, nightjars and invertebrates and the proposals will include habitat translocation and mitigation measures to protect this valued ecosystem.