The Proposal covers three distinct character areas:
The concept is to develop these important and distinctive character areas to expand, enhance and rejuvenate Holyhead town in a sustainable manner by:
This is the focal point of the development with facilities for visitors and local residents including:
The development seeks to create a new social & commercial destination for Holyhead linking the established town to Soldiers Point and the Breakwater Country Park.
The area around the Grade II listed Porth y Felin House is currently overgrown with limited safe public access.
The proposals seek to retain the character of the current landscaping and rocky outcrops while reclaiming additional land around the listed house to improve access and provide further residential accommodation.
The development for this area would include:
The proposals seek to retain the existing house and its setting, complemented by a New Visitor Centre, Tourist Information Centre and Maritime Museum set into the existing landscape.
The new development will act as a catalyst to attract investment into the
Holyhead area, whilst seeking to create a sustainable community providing benefits to both the
town and wider area.