PLANNING | Peel’s Speke Hall scheme approved
Speke developments from Peel Logistics and Keepmoat Homes have been granted consent, while Via Development’s Kirkdale flats have been deferred pending a site visit.
Site of former Millwood County Primary School, Speke
Developer: Keepmoat Homes
Architect: MCK Associates
Homes: 119 houses – 90 three-bedroom, 29 two-bedroom
Scheme: Housing with parking, access and landscaping. The site is currently vacant, the school having closed in 2002.
Chemie Pelzer site, Speke Hall Industrial Estate
Developer: Peel Logistics
Architect: Bate & Taylor Architects
Scheme: Outline application for 247,500 sq ft of logistics space with ancillary office space on a brownfield site, which is currently grassed over and is allocated for industrial use.
Land at Stanley Road, Lancaster Road and Great Mersey Street, Kirkdale
Developer: Via Developments
Architect: Falconer Chester Hall
Height: Four storeys
Homes: 33 apartments
Scheme: A currently grassed area next to the Rotunda Biennial Pavilion artwork, known as The Folly