AT CHURCH STRETTON SCHOOL Shropshire Council Reference : CSTR 014 & CSTR 018 Preferred option of Church Stretton School • By aiming to meet the National Planning Policy Framework • By aiming to meet the aspirations of the Church Stretton; Area Strategic Action Plan • Place Plan • Town Plan Towards 2013 • Provide land for affordable, second stage and open market housing; and small scale innovative employment development. • As part of that improve and enlarge school playing fields. • The proposed development sites are in areas of least constraint to development. As identified in the Church Stretton Strategic Action Plan. Scan in map Housing N Bus parking Small scale Live/Work Units Improved existing sports fields New extended and improved sports fields Extended landscape ; Eco Lodge and Garden Project Extension of existing green habitat corridor and Forest Schools project • To link first class field sports facilities to our new Leisure Centre for our students and the community. • Prevent students from going off site to use rugby pitch. • Prevent students from creating muddy pavements after lessons. • To provide changing facilities for outdoor sports. • To improve safeguarding. • • • • • Increase playing field provision by 1.7 hectares (78%) To create additional pitches. To secure space for a running track and MUGA To secure space for outdoor changing provision. Use the slope of the ground to create grass stepped spectator viewing. • Improved Health & Safety – safer pitches, better drainage. • More opportunities for community use. • More opportunity for increased revenue. • Current provision 3 lane race track with mole hills. • To provide a 6 lane 200m synthetic running track with spectator viewing. • More opportunities for community use. • More opportunity for increased revenue. • To create a multi use all weather games area with spectator viewing for school and community use. • More opportunities for community use. • More opportunity for increased revenue. • To provide off road bus parking & turning • To reduce congestion on Shrewsbury Road. • To provide safer access/egress to Shrewsbury Road. • To provide overspill car parking. • Use the slope of the ground to create an amphitheatre for alternative outdoor teaching in the environment. • Opportunity for community use • Opportunity for increased revenue. • Create a Forest Schools Project • To provide a multi use eco friendly alternative teaching space. • We want to encourage students to think about the future of the planet, and see how they can use sustainable energy in buildings and take care of the environment. • Opportunity for community use. • Opportunity for increased revenue. • To provide a wild life garden. • Potential for garden project with residents of Ashbrook / Ley Gardens. • To include raised beds for vegetables, fruit trees, bird tables , wild flowers, aromatic herbs, compost bins • Potential for small studio/workshop accommodation • Possible live/work accommodation • Potential to create innovative Business / School links. • Possible Tourism links by creating potential for sports and other courses with use of local tourist accommodation • Development using sustainable design techniques. Outstanding facilities for the community and students of Church Stretton School.