St Joseph’s College Mixed Use Development Planning Submission

St Joseph’s College Mixed Use Development Planning Submission

July 26, 2021

A planning application has been submitted to Ipswich Borough Council for a mixed use redevelopment of land at St Joseph’s College, Ipswich.  The application comprises:

  • A new Boarding House adjacent to Emmanuel Close and Birkfield Drive.
  • The conversion of Goldrood House and Mews Cottages into 16 new apartments and houses.
  • The demolition of the existing 1960s boarding block.
  • 35 new environmentally sustainable residential dwellings within new parkland public open space.
  • A new public woodland footpath will link from Belstead Road to Stone Lodge Lane.

The application follows many months of development and public consultation, and close collaboration with the design team:

Heritage: Turley

Landscape: Lucy Batchelor-Wylam

Arboriculture: Haydens

Ecology: MHE Consulting

Site Investigation: Gemco

Planning Consultant: Boyer

Civil Engineering:  Ingent Engineers

Transport: Cannon Consulting Engineers

Energy/Zero Carbon: Johns Slater and Haward Building Services Consultant

New Boarding Accommodation Design