Elevation of the future Hindmarsh residential development at 71 Constitution Avenue which has rear frontage to Getting Crescent. The 9th floor penthouse for the middle tower appears to exceed the 25m height limit for Constitution Avenue as designated in Amendment 60 of the National Capital Plan which is the planning document for this area.
Aug 20, 2018
Development Application: 201833789 Address: 28 CHAUVEL STREET Block: 7 Section: 32 Proposal: PROPOSAL FOR MULTI UNIT DEVELOPMENT - Demolition of the existing dwelling; Construction of 3 new two storey adaptable dwellings, basement garages, landscaping and associated works. Period for representations closes: 12/06/2018 Link to the DA Points for consideration - please add your insights: - The proposal significantly changes the original pattern of the area, and compromised the neighbouring dwellings. - shows no evidence of providing an affordable and sustainable housing choice. - This development is a duplex, a key feature which has been omitted/overlooked in this DA. - significantly blocks the neighbouring solar access. - there is no evidence energy efficiency detailed in the plans, instead, further burdening the environment with a proposal to add three plunge pools and removal of all green space and trees on site - requirements for ADAPTABLE HOUSING proposed for is in question as no provision for stairwell and lift has been made. - No visitor parking is included to accommodate routine visits from healthcare workers and carers. This dwelling exists opposite a school, attracting high traffic and limited on-street parking. -The size of all three units will significantly restrict wheelchair mobility and access.