Ards and Down Area Plan 2015
Ards Borough: Ballycranbeg
|Proposal BG 01 Settlement Limit|
|A Settlement Limit is designated in accordance with Policy SETT 1 in Volume 1 of the Plan and as indicated on Map No. 2/021, Ballycranbeg Settlement Map.|
The Settlement Limit has been drawn to consolidate development and to allow for limited infill opportunities.
Interim sewage disposal measures or development phasing may be necessary for future housing schemes until such time as the required upgrade to the Waste Water Treatment Works for Ballycranbeg is complete and fully operational.
Those features or combination of features that contribute to the environmental quality, integrity or character of these areas are listed below.
LLPA 1 St Joseph’s RC Church, parochial house and surroundings
- listed hilltop church and surroundings including traditional stone buildings - former school house and school teacher’s house
- church sits on a localised hill which is an integral part of its setting and forms a local landmark visible for miles
- large dwelling of traditional character associated with church – parochial house
- important mature trees along boundaries of church and adjacent properties