Tag Archives: Design

Hyde Housing’s Tom Shaw sends this clarifier about yesterday’s Sackville Hotel site post

2.6.16…..It seems the report put up here yesterday struck a nerve.  An email has come in concerning what was written and it is worth reprinting here.  Please note one thing.  There is a comment in it about not getting any … Continue reading

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Hyde Housing seek our pre-design input for Sackville Hotel site replacement scheme

1.6.16…..Hyde Housing’s 17-storey proposal for the Sackville Hotel site is history; their interest in developing the site remains and they have a new game plan.  It includes pre-design consultation with us. A 27th May email to saveHOVE, followed by a … Continue reading

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A new attempt to replace six Sackville Gardens garages with inappropriate redevelopment

UPDATE:  This application was refused. 5.3.16…..It is an awkward site to try to redevelop.  And neither the gap nor the backs of this Kingsway terrace are pretty!  Developers want to make money out of it and the council needs maximum … Continue reading

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King Alfred: lessons from the Karis years – 1

Planning began in the new millenium to have another go at getting King Alfred redeveloped after Citygrove got planning consent, but then failed and disappeared. A planning brief (SPGBH10) was adopted in 2002.  The commissioned Gillespie Tall Building Study identified … Continue reading

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The now-registered Sackville Hotel site application BH2015/04414: first things first

29.1.16…..This application, submitted on 7th December 2015 and given a planning number to give it a place on the planning register the next day, was finally validated on the 25th of January, with registration on the 27th of January.  See … Continue reading

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