Log in | Register
19/01/2022

Appeal: Islington office conversion rejected as market recovers from Covid-19

Words:
web_view-of-smithfield-market-Farringdon_credit_cktravels.com_shutterstock_1887297274.png

A proposal to change mixed-use offices in North London to wholly residential has been dismissed after an inspector rejected the appellant’s claim that demand had fallen as a result of Covid-19.

LOCATION124 Aldersgate Street, Islington, London EC1A 4JQAUTHORITYLondon Borough of IslingtonINSPECTORJ E JollyPROCEDUREWritten representationsDECISIONDismissedREFERENCEAPP/V5570/W/21/3268745The appeal site is located at 124 Aldersgate Street within the London Borough of Islington’s Central Activities Zone (CAZ), Employment Growth Area (offices), and the Finsbury Local Plan Area.The appeal........
THE PLANNER is the Official Magazine for the RTPI

Not a member?
60 day free trial of our premium content when you Register Now

Or log in as a subscriber

Go back to The Planner Home Page

Tags

FEATURES

  • Marc Vlessing is a man in the middle – the chief executive and co-founder of a developer who wants to balance the competing social, political and cultural forces that make planning and building such an arduous task in the UK, as he explains to Simon Wicks

    Marc Vlessing by Peter Searle
  • Trumpington Meadows was marketed as a well-designed, nature-centred, active-travel focused, community-friendly approach to development. Ten years after the first residents moved in, Rachel Masker asks whether it can be considered to have met its goals

  • The idealistic impulse of the ‘new town’ is being lost as time takes its toll and memories fade. Researcher Su Fitzpatrick is dedicated to recalling and preserving its original spirit, while ringing the changes of a great social and planning experiment