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04/12/2018

Appeal: St Albans heritage improvements constitute very special circumstances

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An inspector has cited very special circumstances in approving plans for a new home on the border between St Albans conservation area and the surrounding green belt.

LOCATIONSt AlbansAUTHORITYSt Albans CouncilINSPECTORRobert FallonPROCEDUREWritten submissionsDECISIONAllowedREFERENCEAPP/B1930/W/17/3192145The appeal concerned an area of land formerly in use as a car park for The Blue Anchor, a grade-II listed pub that was recently converted into a home. The site straddles the settlement boundary of St Albans, and a significant portion of it forms part of the........
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