Holt July 2017

The Tannery site to the north of Holt that had been identified as a mixed use development site with some housing has had its application withdrawn before a final decision could be made. The parties responsible for the promotion of the site are not proceeding and any work has been suspended.

This puts added pressure on Holt given its unique position within the Bradford on Avon community area. As described before, Holt is essentially the only "large village" within the BOA area that is capable of delivering any level of land supply to meet the 5-year housing target. Neighbouring settlements are heavily constrained by Green Belt and areas of outstanding natural beauty. The removal of the Tannery site means that Holt currently has no sites identified for delivery and our site being the only site under promotion.

Going forward we will focus on: