Housing Parcel Layout

New homes at East Wichel have been provided by a number of different house builders. Various plans were submitted for each of the housing plots at East Wichel with proposals for house builders to work on certain plots. The plan below shows the original proposals at the time of submission. Please note: there may have […]

Landscape Framework Plan

In accordance with Condition 3 of the Outline Planning Permission, a Landscape Framework Plan was submitted for the areas of public open space that surround East Wichel. The deadline for comments was 2 April, 2010. The submission comprised of an illustrative plan and a supporting written statement, which covered the first phase of strategic open […]

Proposed East Wichel Design Code Amendments

Proposed East Wichel Design Code Amendments Taylor Wimpey has submitted three sets of proposed changes to the approved ‘Character Code for East Wichel’ (Design Code Book 2, February 2007) and ‘Design Code Addendum for the East Wichel Local Centre’ (Design Code Book 2 Addendum, January 2011). The East Wichel Design Codes are adopted documents that […]

Parking Statement & Development Map

Parking Statement Wichelstowe has been designed to include a sustainable transport network; a shift from private vehicles to public transport, walking and cycling is a key concept for the area. East Wichel was designed to minimise on street parking, maintain easy access for residents and encourage use of public transport. The following parking statement was […]

East Wichel Design Codes

Detailed design codes setting the overall quality and character of new housing, public space and community buildings in East Wichel were approved by Swindon Borough Council on 9 January 2007 and are available to download from this page. PDFs of the East Wichel Design Codes below Click to open file: book1.pdf Click to open file: SWC.DOC.052_Book 2_Rev […]