Know what three new blocks of condominiums will look like in south Bristol

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Plans for three residential home blocks in the middle of Bedminster have been revealed, but there are questions over the amount of of the homes will be affordable.

Local developer Firmstone gives you submitted plans for 49 condos on the site where Argos used to be.

But the company says this kind of cannot make as many of them low as the city council expects, due to that would “severely impact” profits.

The development, which would also generally shop with living quarters and a venture unit, would contain a mixture of one in particular and two bedroom flats over three blocks.

A new tallest block would replace the young Argos building on East Community and the warehouse to the rear.

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Fifty apartment rentals, a shop and a business unit will definitely be planned for the site of the bare Argos building and car park using Bedminster (Image: Copyright Unknown)

It would be three storeys high on East Street, up to four and five storeys the particular rear, and contain the shop on top of that business unit on the ground floor.

The other two blocks would most likely reach four storeys and use up the car park further back located on Herbert Street.

This pair of blocks would contain most of the 29 two-bedroom apartments in the development and publish a garden area.

Bristol City Council requires 24 per cent – or 15 –  of the units to be affordable.

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Fifty apartment rentals, a shop and a business unit seem to be planned for the site of the vacate Argos building and car park in just Bedminster (Image: Copyright Unknown)

But a viability assessment commonly found that “the inclusion of cost-effective housing would have a severe affect on the viability of the development”, in accordance with the application.

“The opportunity of policy compliant affordable home is therefore not possible. ”

The proposed development supplies around 80 secure cycle car spaces and space on the ground slam of each block for the storage on-line recycling and rubbish.

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Fifty apartments, a shop and a business unit are timetabled for the site of the empty Argos building and car park in Bedminster (Image: Copyright Unknown)

But six car parking spaces are provided, along with these are at ground level of the block to do with East Street which contains elderly one-bedroom apartments.

The planning application describes the location as being “highly walkable” and boasts that the little number of car parking spaces will “limit the amount of journeys made by car”.

Solar panels will be installed on those roofs of all the blocks and the utility stored in batteries on site.

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Fifty condo properties, a shop and a business unit might be planned for the site of the dump Argos building and car park having Bedminster (Image: Copyright Unknown)

The proposals will create “desirable staying and retail accommodation within a properly sustainable location”, the application states.

“The design has been introduced with input from the local community, Bristol Urban Design Forum and Bristol City Council officers to fit alongside the urban scale and warrior of this part of Bristol and make having a positive contribution to the immediate area, ” the application states.

Typically applicant is David Piell, a new director of 66 East Block Limited, which was set up in 2016 to download and develop the site.

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Fifty apartments, a shop and a business unit are directed for the site of the empty Argos building and car park in Bedminster (Image: Copyright Unknown)

sixty six East Street Limited is a containing company for Firmstone, the local beloved ones development firm that is already downloading the former DSS office block just above St Catherine’s Place shopping élément, on the other side of East Street.

That conversion, into ‘Catherine House’, a development of 52 studio, looks set to kick-start the much-vaunted and controversial regeneration of the space around St Catherine’s Place and Malago Road, with a series of different movements on a number of different sites either back of the main road.

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