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Bursledon, Southampton, UK   Sold Out

Bursledon Quick Facts

Quick Facts

Bursledon Phase Breakdown


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Bursledon Location


Site Information

Bursledon is situated on the River Hamble, in Southampton, England within the Borough of Eastleigh. Nearby is the famous Hamble-le-Rice, which is a popular yachting location known across the world as the 'Heart of British Yachting' (BA Yacht Club). It is also renowned for being an aircraft training centre during the Second World War. Bursledon has a railway station, a marina and dockyards which are located close to the site.

Bursledon is located 15 miles from Portsmouth and is only 15 minutes drive from BAA Southampton International Airport which serves 43 international destinations. Nearly 2 million passengers pass through the airport each year both for business and pleasure, and it provides employment for 1,300 people in the local area.

Bursledon Railway Station serves the surrounding towns and is on the West Coastway Line. There are rail links to Southampton city centre every 10 minutes and to London Waterloo every 20 minutes.

Southampton is a city rich with heritage and is the home port to some of the world's top ocean liners and cruise ships. It is also one of Britain's busiest cargo docks.

Our Planning Department Comments

Latest Planning Update

Subsequent to the October update, we can confirm that the examination of Eastleigh Borough's draft Local Plan concluded the week cmmencing 27 January 2020. The LPA and the Inspector will now need to agree on a schedule of additional work which may also include some modification to the plan.

There remains an unresolved need to implement traffic alleviation plans to ease the traffic congestion within the area, most notably on Hamble Land. Both the LPA and the Inspector continue to work closely with us in respect of our site forming part of those traffic alleviation plans.

We await the Post Hearings Letter from the Inspector which is anticipated by end April which give some indication of the way forward.