Care home could be built next to popular garden centre

Plans are in the pipeline to build a 70 bed care home next to a garden centre on the outskirts of Eastbourne.

An artist's imopression of the proposed care home in Dittons Road, Polegate SUS-200408-165755001
An artist's imopression of the proposed care home in Dittons Road, Polegate SUS-200408-165755001

An application has been submitted to Wealden council by Barchester Healthcare to build on land to the west of Stone Cross Garden Centre in Dittons Road.

The bid is a major outline application for the care home, landscaped garden and parking facilities.

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It is likely there will be a full consultation over the plans ahead of a decision being made by council planning members.

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