Planning Applications, April 4th 2011, from Friend’s of Gardner’s Crescent and for the Arnold Clark site at West Tollcross.

Garden at Gardner's Crescent

Comprehensive plans for the refurbishment of Gardner’s Crescent gardens submitted by the Friend’s of Gardner’s Crescent submitted. Looks very impressive with re-instatement of railings and gates and replanting trees.

Material alterations to planning on the former Arnold Clark site at West Tollcross with the application for Student Housing.

An application for off-street parking at 61 Gilmore Place. Access to the parking will be over the pavement through a large gap in the boundary wall at the rear of the property. This property is in the Marchmont, Meadows and Bruntsfield Conservation area.

Also new windows to be fitted to a flat at the rear of Lothian House.

All applications can be viewed here.

The above planning applications can be discussed at the next Tollcross Community Council meeting on Wednesday 13th April at 7.00pm, held in the Tollcross Community Centre, 117 Fountainbridge.

For those unable to get to the viewing of the new James Gillespies School plans there are also pre-planning sketches of the proposed James Gillespies High School available here.

Members of the design team will be at the next Marchmont and Sciennes Community Council meeting next Wednesday (13th) at 7:30pm in St Catherine’s Argyle Church. There will be an opportunity from 7pm to ask informal questions before the meeting.