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19/01/2017

Appeal: 55 Cambridge homes would not harm area’s character

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Over, Cambridge

Bloor Homes (Eastern) and Cambridgeshire Country Council have won their appeal against South Cambridgeshire District Council (SCDC) to build 55 homes in the village of Over.

Inspector Kenneth Stone noted that SCDC is unable to demonstrate a five-year supply of housing land, which therefore rendered the policies relevant to housing supply out of date. So while Over is not within the council’s ‘Village Framework’ as a preferred area for development, Stone argued that the strict application of the existing settlement hierarchy and blanket restriction.....Sign Up or Login to read full article

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