How do CALA Homes defend what is known to their directors as "hot potato and rotten apple" ?
The Telephone House, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Location: Conservation Area - Church Road / York Road, Tunbridge Wells
Site size: 0.307 hectare = 0.7 acre
CALA Homes controversial plans for the high density development of Telephone House in Tunbridge Wells
of which "the final plans please no-one".
The planned Telephone House Estate:
43 flats [ of which 8 are affordable/social rented housing ] packed together - equal to 140 units per hectare.
CALA Homes Architects, Designers, Engineers involved in the Telephone House development Church Road / York Road, Tunbridge Wells
CALA Homes (South) - Construction Director is Malcolm Baker
Barret Haskins Design Ltd.
Preliminary - floor plans of the 4 different blocks -
filed December 2002 (amended) - approved 1 April 2003
Elevations of blocks
filed March 2003 - approved 1 April 2003
Details of hard and soft landscaping pursuant to condition 11 of the Inspector's decision (July 2001) regarding planning application TW/00/01474
filed July 2002 - amended December 2002 - approved 3 April 2003
Gary Gabriel Associates Consulting Engineers
Details of engineering layout pursuant to condition 7 of the Inspector's decision (July 2001) regarding planning application TW/00/01474
- private drainage, surface water drainage, rain water down pipies, road gully, yard gully, foul water drainage, soil and ventilation pipes -
filed June 2002 - approved 8 January 2003
Gleeds Construction Consultants, Chartered Quantity Surveyors, Cost Engineers
Gleeds Construction Consultants occoupy Trinity House, Tunbridge Wells.
The attitude of the tenants of this grade II listed building, adjacent to Telephone House, York Road side, is: "No objection please, we are of the same trade!" Gleeds proudly hang their name on CALA Homes fence in Church Road, Tunbridge Wells (25.01.2004).
WHAT DO CALA HOMES WANT TO BUILD ?
WHAT DO TUNBRIDGE WELLS AND THE TELEPHONE HOUSE NEIGHBOURS WANT TO SEE ?
|Is CALA Homes really going ahead with THAT scheme ?|
The Telephone House Neighbours Association informs on CALA Homes (South) Development :
CALA Group acquired the controversial planning permission for the high density development of Telephone House site, Church Road / York Road, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN1.