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20/08/2021

Appeals round-up: Southend Airport hotel approved after meeting parking capacity; Affordable homes allowed on allocated industrial land

Words: Matt Moody
Planning appeals

A round-up of planning appeals: 14 August-20 August, 2021.

Southend Airport hotel approved after meeting parking capacity

Plans for a hotel near Southend Airport have been granted planning permission after an inspector decided the scheme offered enough car parking spaces to avoid disrupting the area.

The Planner

Affordable homes allowed on allocated industrial land

An inspector has approved plans for 50 affordable homes on land on the edge of an industrial estate that was allocated for employment use in an emerging plan, noting that it had last been used for employment ‘at least 12 years ago’.

The Planner

Longer al fresco hours would disturb city centre neighbours

A Chester restaurant’s application to keep its al fresco dining area open for an extra two hours each day has been denied by an inspector, who ruled that noise from patrons would be likely to disturb nearby residents’ ‘peace and quiet’.

The Planner

Cattle market retirement scheme fails to rustle up approval

A proposal to redevelop a busy livestock collection centre in Devon into retirement homes has been rejected after an inspector found the scheme would significantly harm job opportunities.

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Locally listed Art Deco clock tower saved from demolition

Plans to demolish a derelict clock tower in Watford have been rejected by an inspector, who ruled that the 'striking and recognisable' building remained 'a notable symbol' of the former printing industry presence in the area.

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Sustainable development clause wins housing approval

Outline planning permission has been granted for 110 homes in the Hampshire countryside after an inspector applied the presumption in favour of sustainable development.

The Planner

Leamington Spa scheme meets transport planning policies

Outline planning permission has been granted for a major housing scheme in Leamington Spa after an inspector found the proposal accorded with local and national transport planning policies.

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