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Appeal: 255-home Norfolk scheme ‘not suitably located’

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A housing developer’s plans for 255 units on the edge of Dereham have been rejected by an inspector, who found ‘minimal evidence’ to support the appellant’s ‘reservations’ about the council’s housing supply.

LOCATIONDerehamAUTHORITYBreckland CouncilINSPECTORC BeebyPROCEDUREWritten submissionsDECISIONDismissedREFERENCEAPP/F2605/W/20/3256146The appellant, Hopkins Homes, sought permission for a large residential development on arable land beyond the settlement boundary of Dereham, a town in Norfolk. However, the council was concerned about the scheme’s impact on the character of the area. ........
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