RESIDENTIAL ROAD DESIGN GUIDE. FINAL DRAFT

This document has been produced by the Development Control Section of the Planning and Highways Department of Wiltshire County Council. The aim of the author is to provide designers with standards which encourage them to develop variety and quality in housing layouts, by paying special attention to the design of the road network. Guidance is provided on the following topics: site appraisal; design and layout; landscaping; the road hierarchy; local distributor roads; transitional roads; major access roads; minor access roads; shared surface roads; access ways; housing squares; limited access roads; cycletracks; footpaths; shared private drives; single private drives; carriageway width; car parking; turning areas; visibility requirements; emergency access; provision for buses; road alignment; verges/services strips; provision for statutory services; traffic calming measures; street lighting; drainage; and security. This draft excludes illustrative materials and appendices.

  • Corporate Authors:

    WILTSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL

    COUNTY HALL
    TROWBRIDGE, WILTS  United Kingdom 
  • Authors:
    • GARDNER, D
  • Publication Date: 1993

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Pagination: UNPAGINATED

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00668562
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport Research Laboratory
  • Files: ITRD
  • Created Date: Nov 16 1994 12:00AM