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Appeal: BMV land-to-garden use approved


Permission has been granted for the change of use of a section of agricultural land to garden land at Walnut Farm in Wisbech, Cambridgeshire, after an inspector ruled that the land in question had little practical effect on the supply and productive use of best and most versatile (BMV) land.

Inspector Gareth Thomas noted that the section of land in question had already been fenced off and populated with domestic paraphernalia and fruit trees.

Although Thomas acknowledged that this change of use has resulted in the direct loss of valuable agricultural land, he found that previous planning permission granted for the conversion of a former agricultural building directly to the w.....Sign Up or Login to read full article

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