The homeowners of South Bristol’s most significant leisure park want to demolish it and build up to 350 new properties on the web-site.

The system would see the Cineworld cinema, Buzz Bingo and two dining places at Hengrove Leisure Park knocked down and flats and other buildings designed alternatively.

The owners of the web page, AEW Uk Core Assets Fund, have submitted what is recognized as a ‘Screening Opinion’ to Bristol Town Council.

This is a request inquiring planners how substantially info they would need to give about environmental troubles, ahead of a full organizing application.

Approach for Hengrove Leisure Park – blue demonstrating the website boundary and red the software boundary. Credit history: Savills

A map of the company’s designs demonstrates the McDonalds, KFC, Leading Inn and Wessex Flyer restaurant, and the proposed Costa Coffee push-via will remain.

The auto park, cinema, Buzz Bingo, and the Domino’s and Frankie & Benny’s in the centre of the web-site will all be demolished if the designs go forward.


Craig O’Brien from Savills Arranging in Bristol, who is main the setting up software for AEW, has written to Bristol Metropolis Council declaring the plans would include 300-350 household units as nicely as ‘E Class’ retail, enterprise and normal use buildings.

He suggests, “Hengrove Leisure Park represents a amazing regeneration prospect for Bristol. We have been operating difficult on designs for a vibrant new neighbourhood, comprising sector and inexpensive properties as perfectly as flexible perform and leisure place.

‘We will soon be enterprise community session for our draft designs and we glance forward to listening to the local community’s views and suggestions.”   

AEW British isles Main Residence Fund acquired Hengrove Leisure Park in 2018 for £13.9m. Credit rating: AEW

If the options get the go forward, it will indicate a great deal far more residences for South Bristol.

Hengrove Leisure Park lies following to Hengrove Park, which already has preparing permission for a 1,400 property enhancement on the previous Whitchurch Airport.

Study Additional: