Wharfside Developments Ltd is a development company based in Ireland which instructed Clarke Willmott in relation to a proposal for a District Centre and mixed use development at Derriford in Plymouth comprising shops, cafes, restaurants, community facilities and 356 dwellings.
Promoting a site about which Plymouth City Council had changed its mind mid way through the planning application process.
Promoting a site against the proposed Area Action Plan proposals.
Promoting a site for which viability was a critical issue.
Progressing an appeal by way of public inquiry (lasting six weeks in all).
Assembling evidence and mounting arguments to challenge the Council’s change of heart and revised proposals.
Promoting novel solutions for the “planning gain” package to deal with issues of viability.
To provide a functioning District Centre for Derriford at an early stage in the Development Plan period.
To bring into beneficial use an under used area of Plymouth.
To provide development and jobs at a time when both are in short supply.