Log in | Register

Appeal: 1-bed eco-home ruled ‘devoid of architectural merit’

Garages / Shutterstock: 360099077

An inspector has dismissed plans to replace a triple garage block near Guildford with a one-bed ‘eco-dwelling’, strongly criticising the scheme's bland design and lack of private garden area.

The appeal site is a block of three garages in Godalming, Surrey, which backs onto a two-storey block of flats. The proposal would see the demolition of the garage block and construction of a “modest" 1-bed dwelling, with a sedum ‘green roof’ and rendered concrete walls.

Inspector Claire Searson was strongly critical of the proposed home’s appearance. Dismissi.....Sign Up or Login to read full article

THE PLANNER is the Official Magazine for the RTPI

Not a member?
60 day free trial of our premium content when you Register Now

Or log in as a subscriber

Go back to The Planner Home Page