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16/09/2015

Appeal: 41 new homes approved for former Huddersfield village green site

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Inspector Matthew Birkinshaw has granted the appeal for 41 new homes and associated works to be built in Huddersfield, after Kirklees Metropolitain Borough Council failed to give notice within the prescribed decision period.

The council originally opposed the proposal, submitted by developer Prospect Estates Ltd, due to a “lack of affordable housing and sufficient information relating to biodiversity and ecology”.

However, in the period leading up to the hearing the council’s position changed upon receipt of a viability report, an ecological assessment and a revised layout plan. The inspector noted that.....Sign Up or Login to read full article

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