New plans could see French restaurant turned into housing

The proposed site on Broyle Road.
The proposed site on Broyle Road.

A once popular French restaurant may soon be converted into housing after plans were submitted to Chichester District Council.

Comme Ca, on Broyle Road, was previously run by husband and wife team Michel and Jane Navet for 27 years, before closing when Michel was diagnosed with cancer.

The renowned restaurant may now been turned into three residential units with the additional building of four new homes if plans are approved.

Applicant Elberry Properties Limited said: “The redevelopment of this site will enhance the existing building and its setting and provide much needed family homes within this residential area of Chichester.

“The appearance of this part of Broyle Road will be retained, with the best elements of the original building being secured through the current approval and maintaining its on-going condition for the foreseeable future.”

You can view the application on the CDC website with the reference: 16/03264/FUL

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