Category Archives: Planning

Update: Work to start on new access to Asda

  Works are about to start in Lavender Gardens to create a new access path to Asda from the Dorothy Road – straightening the pathway and removing the steps.  We first reported on this small but helpful project back in … Continue reading

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New entrance building proposed for Battersea Business centre

The new four storey building would fill the gap between buildings on Lavender Hill that currently accommodates the entrance and security hut – creating a proper security office, as well as three floors of open plan offices above (242 square … Continue reading

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Interesting new project on Wixs Lane

We see all manner of clumsy opportunist proposals for new buildings in the Lavender Hill area, especially when it’s a case of landlords trying to cram as many tiny and dark flats in to a space as possible – but … Continue reading

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Work starts on 26 new flats & four houses on the Gideon Road Estate

A while back we reported that Wandsworth Council is planning to start work on the building of 26 flats and 4 large houses, spread across seven different buildings mostly on “spare” bits of land in the Gideon Road Estate.  These … Continue reading

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Concept proposals published for the complete redevelopment of Clapham Junction station

We’ve known for a while that there are long running plans to improve and potentially redevelop Clapham Junction station – to handle overcrowding in the station itself, as well as the  bottleneck that the current platform and track layout creates … Continue reading

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Nando’s is coming to Lavender Hill

We’ve been wondering what was on the way at the former Wimpy / Steers / Chicken Cottage, next to Debenhams on Lavender Hill.  The builders have been in for a couple of weeks now – and it’s clearly a big … Continue reading

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30 new flats and houses are on the way north of Lavender Hill

In one of the largest developments on Lavender Hill for some time, Wandsworth Council is planning to start work on the building of 26 flats and 4 large houses, spread across seven different buildings mostly on “spare” bits of land … Continue reading

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