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Appeal: Executive homes permitted on former playing fields near AONB

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Plans to build 12 ‘executive dwellings’ on former playing fields have been allowed after the inspector determined that the development would not harm the setting of the nearby Lincolnshire Wolds AONB.

The plans were originally refused by East Lindsey District Council, which cited its concerns about potential harm to the character of the landscape, particularly the nearby Lincolnshire Wolds AONB. Inspector John Morrison, assessing the appeal, noted that although the fields are outside the nearest settlement and are therefore considered part of the countryside, the site's well-defined boun.....Sign Up or Login to read full article

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