Part Sherwood [ back to previous page ]
Location: A small parcel of land in the north-eastern quadrant of the N2/N3 interchange
Existing Development: Residential hotels and duplexes
Land Use Proposals: Business Park
Conservation Park
Comments: Land identified for regional shopping - rejected by local residents
Current proposals supported by Sherwood Ratepayers Association
South Central Council considering low-income housing

Bonela [ back to previous page ]
Location: Between N3 and Wiggins Road, N2 and Bellair Road
Existing Development: Residential and associated social facilities
Land Use Proposals: None
Comments: Fully developed under House of Delegates Administration
Currently administered by KZNPA and Durban Central Substructure

Chesterville [ back to previous page ]

Location: South of Berea West between The Pavilion Shopping Centre & N2
Existing Development: Residential and associated social facilities
Land Use Proposals: None
Comments: Interface between Chesterville & GCM to be handled in such a way as to ensure integration of Chesterville into the project area and the wider
metropolitan area

Bellair Rd North [ back to previous page ]

Location: Either side of Bellair Road, north of Booth Road
Existing Development: Business
Temples
Mosque and school
Police Station
Informal Housing
Land Use Proposals: Finely grained, high intensity mixed use activities including high-density
residential, commercial, offices, informal sector, social facilities,
recreational open space and parks
Comments: Public transport route
Frequent access off Bellair Road
Open space link between Sherwood Core and University Core to be retained
through appropriately spaced parks and sports facilities

Cato Manor Office Park [ back to previous page ]

Location: Narrow strip of land between the Cato Manor Arterial and Cato Manor Road
Existing Development: Informal settlement
Land Use Proposals: Office park
Comments: None

Bellair Rd South [ back to previous page ]

Location: Eastward from Bellair Road South to University precinct, between the Central
Node and Edwin Swales VC Drive
Existing Development: Cato Manor Sports Complex
Temples
Crematorium
Cemetery (private)
Electrical sub-station
Municipal garden refuse site
Land Use Proposals: Environmental recreation area linked to existing sports fields and accessed by
low order road.  To include sports clubs, picnic spots, parking, ablutions,
pedestrian bridges to sports fields, limited environmentally sensitive office and
residential accommodation.
Conservation, including trails and environmental education centre
Small industrial park
Comments: None

Umkumbaan [ back to previous page ]

Location: Between the Booth Rd central precinct, Edwin Swales VC Drive and N2 and
Bellair Rd South
Existing Development: Low density, higher income homes
Academic hospital
Land Use Proposals: Low, medium and high density residential development and associated social
facilities
Comments: Although residential development has been shown on the hospital site, the
feasibility of such a proposal is still being investigated in conjunction with
provincial representatives of the Department of Health

Part Bellair [ back to previous page ]

Location: South of Edwin Swales VC Drive, between the N2 and Bellair Rd South
Existing Development: Low density residential
Land Use Proposals: Low, medium and high density residential development and associated social
facilities
Comments: A substantial portion of this area is privately owned.  At the time of reporting,
the development proposals for these areas were consistent with the
Structure Plan

Part Hillary [ back to previous page ]

Location: South of the Umbilo River, accessed via Main Road
Existing Development: Low density residential development
Land Use Proposals: Low, medium and high density residential development and associated social
facilities
Comments: Largely infill development
Interface is between GCM and existing development

Ridgeview [ back to previous page ]

Location: Between existing Chesterville and Umbilo River and from the Umkumbaan
River in the west to the N2 in the East
Existing Development: Ridgeview Quarry
Informal settlement
Land Use Proposals: Low, medium and high density residential
Mixed use activities
Social facilities
Industrial park between the quarry and the N2
Comments: Industrial park subject to N2 / Booth Rd interchange access, and financial
feasibility

Booth Rd West [ back to previous page ]

Location: To the south-east of Spine Road between the Roosfontein Multi-Use Park,
the Umkumbaan River and the Westville Hospital
Existing Development: Some informal settlement
Old shooting range
Land Use Proposals: Industrial park
High density residential development and associated social facilities
Sports complex on the old Municipal Land-Fill Site
Comments: None

Roosfontein [ back to previous page ]

Location: To the south of Spine Road
Existing Development: Small picnic site and some trails
Land Use Proposals: Conservation
Picnic sites
Environmental Education Centre
Indigenous plant nursery
Curios and craft selling areas
Rock climbing
Scouting and Girl Guide facilities
Trails
Comments: To be administered by a trust still to be established

Maryvale [ back to previous page ]

Location: Between the N3, Spine Road, the prison and existing Westville residential
development
Existing Development: Westway Office Park under construction
Land Use Proposals: Office Park
Business Park
Low to medium density residential
Conservation wetland and grassland system
Comments: Office Park to be located within conservation area.  Design and materials used
to build Office Park to be controlled to blend in with conservation area.
To be developed by Maryvale Property Developers

Grosvenor Road [ back to previous page ]

Location: Small parcel of land off Grosvenor Road
Existing Development: None
Land Use Proposals: Low to medium residential
Comments: None

University [ back to previous page ]

Location: To the south of Francois Road surrounded by environmentally linked and
conservation areas
Existing Development: Old Mutual Sports Hall
Science and Innovation Centre
University residence
Tennis court
Golf driving range
Land Use Proposals: University linked uses including: residential (staff, student, hostel, hotel);
offices; germination units for small businesses; training; adult education;
information and legal aid facilities
Comments: None