Land Adjoining The Hermitage, Netley Abbey



An application is being submitted to Eastleigh Borough Council for the development of 12 dwellings on the site including creating a new vehicular access off Grange Road.


Location Plan

Pre-application discussions have been held with Eastleigh Borough Council to discuss the proposed development. The layout has been reworked in response to the advice provided.


A number of reports have been undertaken to advise on the proposed development and these include:

  • Tree Survey and Report (Barrell Tree Consultancy)
  • Sound Level Assessment (Apple Environmental)
  • Extended Phase 1 Ecology Survey (Ecosupport)
  • Great Crested Newt eDNA Survey (Ecosupport)
  • Transport Assessment (RGP)
  • Archaeology Survey (Border Archaeology)
  • Drainage Strategy (RGP)
  • Site Layout and Architectural Plans (ADP Architects)
  • Landscape and Visual Impact Assessment (ACD Environmental)
  • Ground conditions testing is currently ongoing (Geo-Environmental)
  • Bat surveys are currently ongoing (Hampshire Ecological Services Ltd)



There will be a mixture of detached houses and semi-detached houses which will comprise of four 2 bedrooms and eight 3 bedrooms. Two of the houses will be affordable units with the remainder being market housing. Each dwelling will have 2 allocated parking spaces and there will be an additional 4 visitor spaces within a parking court. Secure bicycle stores will be provided within the curtilage of each property to accommodate 2 cycle spaces.


A new access will be created off Grange Road which will take the form of a T-junction with a simple priority arrangement. A new pavement will be created either side of the of the access  to allow pedestrians to cross safely to the existing pavement to the south.


Preliminary Layout Plan


This consultation is now closed for comments.