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Appeal: Parking at rural business centre not justified in green belt

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An inspector has upheld enforcement action against a rural business centre’s overflow car park, ruling that better management of the site could provide additional parking that would not harm the green belt.

LOCATIONSarrattAUTHORITYThree Rivers District CouncilINSPECTORPaul T HockingPROCEDUREWritten submissionsDECISIONDismissedREFERENCEAPP/P1940/C/18/3214148The appeal concerned Green End Business Centre, a cluster of rural businesses in the Hertfordshire countryside near Rickmansworth. In September 2018 the council issued an enforcement notice alleging the installation of an overflow car park........
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