The 31 hectare (77 acres) site comprises:
- 29.3 hectares (72.4 acres) of Ancient Woodland which is known as Deangarden Wood
- An area of 2.27 hectares (5.6 acres) within the Ancient Woodland which currently contains redundant dry ski slope matting and other ski lift infrastructure
- 1.47 hectares (3.6 acres) not within the Ancient Woodland which forms the proposed development area
Constraints and Opportunities
In order to inform plans for the site we have undertaken an analysis of the site’s constraints and opportunities. These are summarised in the plans below.