Belfast Metropolitan Area Plan 2015
District Proposals: Ballycraigy
Ballycraigy settlement is situated south of Kingsmoss, approximately 1km west of Glengormley Town Centre and has developed along the junction of the Ballyvesey Road and the Ballycraigy Road.
|Designation BY 01 Settlement Development Limit Ballycraigy|
|A Settlement Development Limit is designated for Ballycraigy as identified on Map No. 11a - Ballycraigy.|
The Settlement Development Limit is drawn to reflect existing development, to prevent further development along the Ballyvesey Road, Ballycraigy Road and Gravelhill Road and to prevent encroachment into the open countryside.
Ballycraigy Local Landscape Policy Area
The Ballycraigy LLPA is designated at MNY 41 and identified on Map No.2a - Metropolitan Newtownabbey and Map No. 2v – Metropolitan Newtownabbey Local Landscape Policy Areas. This Local Landscape Policy Area lies within and surrounds the Settlement Development Limit of Ballycraigy. This area is considered to be of the greatest amenity value, landscape quality and local significance and must therefore be protected from undesirable or damaging development.