Sevenoaks District Draft Local Plan Consultation July 2018

Document Section Draft Local Plan July 2018 A Balanced Strategy for Sustainable Growth in a Constrained District Policy 2 - Housing and Mixed Use Site Allocations [View all comments on this section]
Comment ID DLPP724
Respondent High Weald AONB Unit (Claire T… [View all comments by this respondent]
Response Date 18 Sep 2018
Current Status Accepted

With respect to the Edenbridge sites, particularly H0189, MX44 and MX51, it should be
acknowledged that development could affect the setting of the High Weald AONB and this
should be taken into account in the decision on whether to allocate and in the design of
any future allocation. Setting affects are not just visual but also include impacts on
habitats and watercourses connecting into the High Weald such as the River Eden and its