Lying to the east of the Falkirk Wheel, south of the Forth & Clyde Canal and
north of the Antonine Wall. The presence of the canal adds to the appeal of the
sites at Falkirk Wheel, Tamfourhill and Rosebank. The Tamfourhill project has been
branded as 'Portdownie' and connects with renovation and development opportunities
at The Falkirk Wheel. Opportunities exist in residential, commercial and leisure
The site is 58 ha in size.
The site is owned by Falkirk Council.
The site is capable of supporting development in the region of 325 houses, 200 flats
and an element of commercial uses. Developers will require detailed planning permission.
A site masterplan has been completed.
Available Financial Assistance
The site is located in an area which eligible projects may attract 15%-35% Regional
Selective Assistance funding. Further information on eligibility of RSA funding
support can be provided.
TIF Supported Enabling Works
No TIF Enabling Works programmed in the immediate area
Local Network Infrastructure
The Tamfourhill site is well connected to the M876 motorway. Works to Junction 5
will be of benefit as it is one of the access routes for traffic coming from the
east. The A9/A904 corridor improvements may also bring additional benefits.
As a residential development, access is of a good quality, with links throughout
the district by sustainable travel and by private car. The proximity of the canal
network offers excellent opportunities for recreation as well as commuting.