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Appeal: Care company offices can replace GP surgery

Eltham / Stephen McKay (Geograph)

An inspector has approved plans to use a vacant GP surgery in Eltham as offices for a local home care company because the scheme ‘would not harm the provision of community facilities’ in the area.

LOCATIONElthamAUTHORITYGreenwich Borough CouncilINSPECTORJohn DowsettPROCEDUREWritten submissionsDECISIONAllowedREFERENCEAPP/E5330/W/19/3239207The appeal concerned a vacant unit on the ground floor of a mixed-use building in Eltham, south-east London. The unit was last in use as a GP surgery, but that use ceased in April 2017.The appellant, home-based care company Eternal Care, sought........
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