Natural Site Benefits

The site offers a range of physical and social opportunities that will benefit our proposals of a residential development to include the retention of Lingfield House and its beautifully landscaped gardens. Perhaps most importantly, there is the opportunity to create a truly sustainable development; something very different in making a place that people will actually use and want to experience in such close proximity to the village centre.

  • Carefully protect view from Southern road approach
  • Retain ‘rural footprint’ along East Grinstead Road
  • Retain and consider wider use of Lingfield House
  • Use Lingfield House to set the tone/quality of the architecture
  • Indigenous hedging and ecological pathways
  • Improve ecological value / site habitats
  • Design with sloping topography
  • Use surface water drainage solution to create amenity / ecological value
  • Use site orientation to minimise North or South facing homes