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The St Andrews Quarter Character Area is focused on the site of the existing car park between St Andrews Street North and Tayfen Road. The area also includes the bus station and Government offices, Triton House and St Andrews House. There is a significant opportunity to redevelop the area for a mix of uses and also improve the character and appearance of the town centre.
Borough council, county council, working with Ministry of Justice, Department of Work and Pensions, local bus operators.
Optimise car parking provision to serve the town centre and accommodate growth. Improved pedestrian links to the arc and Cornhill. Provide new on-street bus facilities and improve the pedestrian environment along St Andrews Street North alongside a review of traffic movement.
Explore all redevelopment opportunities including potential for new housing, student accommodation, hotel, parking and business opportunities.
Redevelopment has significant potential to establish a higher quality and standard of development, particularly along St Andrews Street and Tayfen Road. The proposals must protect the amenity of local residents through careful design.
Aspirations at St Andrews Quarter will contribute to meeting MAP objectives 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, and 7.