Holes Bay, Poole
Gallagher Estates/Land Improvement Holdings
This collaborative project between Gallagher Estates and Lands Improvement Holdings is on the site of former power station site. Since acquiring the site in 2002, the joint venture has committed over £5 million for local community infrastructure. The proposal includes up to 1,350 houses/apartments, leisure faciliites, 2,000 sq m (21,500 sq ft) of retail and commercial units, a 7,000 sq m (75,350 sq ft) supermarket, a care home and public realm, creating a new sustainable neighbourhood, inspired by, and rooted to the exisiting communities of Hamworthy and Poole. The neighbourhood is divided into five disinct character areas, each has a role to play in forming positive links with local people. Together they will give the new neighbourhood its own richness and quality, making Holes Bay a great place to live and visit.