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DCAN 8: Housing in Existing Urban Areas
Responding to opportunities created by corner sites

3.30 Many potential sites will require special attention to be paid to corners, and standard off-the-shelf layouts should be avoided. Corner sites are visually prominent, have two frontages, and have potentially more entrances to different parts of the building and often therefore provide a special opportunity for mixed uses. Their landmark status should be recognised and prominent entrances incorporated.
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