Courtwick Littlehampton Committed Site (Kingley Gate)

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Development at Courtwick, Littlehampton is a committed strategic site.  This means the development was approved and commenced prior to the Local Plan 2011-2031 being adopted.  A strategic site is land identified within Arun to accommodate major developments for housing.

The Courtwick, Littlehampton development has been named ‘Kingley Gate’ and is located to the north of Tesco in the  Broadpiece area. The development is near completion and has provided 600 residential dwellings (including 30% affordable housing), employment building,  structural planting and landscaping, multi-functional green infrastructure including sports pitches (and associated changing facilities), informal open space, children's play areas, allotments and surface water attenuation with good access to the town centre.

The development is near completion with just a few final amendments to be carried out.  Please see below for information on this development.

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Latest News

March 2020: Due to the Covid-19 outbreak, works with regard to replacement tree planting, footpaths serving the sports pitches and play areas have been put on hold for the time being as these works have been deemed non-essential works.  All site work is to cease until further notice. 

July 2019: Application LU/47/19/RES for the changing facilities building has been approved.

February 2019: The sports pitch & changing facilities building have been provided. Amendments to the roof have been received under reference LU/47/19/RES. This will benefit the local and wider community to enhance the use of sports & leisure facilities in the area. There are also good play areas within the development site. One has been built and one is subject to approval under the above reference.

November 2018: The Centenary Stone memorial has placed at the front of the site to mark the 70th anniversary of WW1.  The roads have been named after the veterans and a poppy is shown on the street signs. Development was originally approved on 23rd March 2012 under Outline planning reference LU/355/10 for the principal development of the site.  The details of each phase have been approved through a series of ‘Reserved Matters’ approvals. Building is near completion on this site with many local improvements in place.   



View the masterplan of the site area.