Login | Register
19/04/2016

Appeal: Residential and apart/hotel accommodation approved for Cambridge Orchard Park development

Words:
Orchard Park

Kings Hedges Investments has been granted permission for 42 flats and 82 units for an apart/hotel in the Orchard Park development, Cambridge, after an inspector decided that the scheme could be made acceptable in terms of establishing a “strong sense of place” for the area.

Inspector Paul Jackson noted that the appellant had also appealed South Cambridgeshire Council’s refusal of a 132-home scheme within the same land parcel of Orchard Park. But Jackson found that this proposal “falls a long way short” of fulfilling the “significant opportunity” to establish “a strong sense of place, using the streetscape and buildings to create an attractive and comfo.....Sign Up or Login to read full article

THE PLANNER is the Official

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

RTPI Member Login

Go back to The Planner Home Page

Tags

FEATURES

  • The noise of cities has been proved to be bad for our health, but what can we do about it, aside from trying to shut it out? Richard Cope and Dr Yiying Hao put the case for creating and embracing sounds that contribute to wellbeing

  • Young people have plenty to offer planners and developer when considering new regeneration and development plans, says Matt Bell

    Cambridge Road Estate youth engagement
  • Property and planning is in Mark Prisk's DNA. The outgoing chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Group for Housing and Planning tells Huw Morris that politicians need to bridge the political divide to ensure the quantity and quality of future homes