3.50 hectares of land south of Aughrim Road and east of Laurel Brook is zoned for housing as identified on Map No. 5 – Magherafelt.
Key Site Requirements:
- Housing development to be a minimum gross density of 20 dwellings per hectare and a maximum gross density of 25 dwellings per hectare.
- All existing trees, shrubs and hedgerows within the site and on its boundaries shall be retained unless the Department determines that such vegetation is not of a quality to merit retention or is required to be removed to facilitate proposed development.
- A Flood Risk Assessment of the watercourses within and adjacent to the site shall be carried out and submitted to the Department to inform proposals for development of the site. Potential developers are advised to contact Rivers Agency at an early stage for advice.
- A Transport Assessment, agreed with DRD Roads Service, shall be required to identify the extent of any necessary improvements to the road network/public transport/transportation facilities in the area.