Pond Farm Appeal Decision
 
 
Appeal Decisions Inquiry held on 1, 2, 3, 8, 9 & 22 November 2016 Site visit made on 4 November 2016 by Roger Clews  BA MSc Dip Ed DipTP MRTPI an Inspector appointed by the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government Decision date:  9 January 2017
 
Appeal A – Ref: APP/V2255/W/15/3067553 London Road, Newington, Kent  ME9 7NL

The appeal is made under section 78 of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990 against a failure to give notice within the prescribed period of a decision on an application for outline planning permission.

 The appeal is made by Gladman Developments Ltd against Swale Borough Council.

 The application Ref 15/500671/OUT is dated 26 January 2015.

 The development proposed is described on the application form as:  Residential development of up to 330 dwellings plus 60 units of Extra Care (including a minimum of 30% Affordable), an allocated ¼-acre of serviced land for potential doctor’s surgery, demolition of farm outbuildings, planting and landscaping, informal open space, children’s play area, surface water attenuation, a vehicular access point from London Road and associated ancillary works.
 
 
Appeal B – Ref: APP/V2255/W/16/3148140 London Road, Newington, Kent  ME9 7NL

 The appeal is made under section 78 of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990 against a failure to give notice within the prescribed period of a decision on an application for outline planning permission.

 The appeal is made by Gladman Developments Ltd against Swale Borough Council.

 The application Ref 15/510595/OUT is dated 23 December 2015.

 The development proposed is described on the application form as:  Residential development of up to 140 dwellings plus 60 units of Extra Care (including a minimum of 30% Affordable), an allocated ¼-acre of serviced land for potential doctor’s surgery, demolition of farm outbuildings, planting and landscaping, informal open space, children’s play area, surface water attenuation, a vehicular access point from London Road and associated ancillary works.
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Decisions Appeal A – Ref: APP/V2255/W/15/3067553

1. The appeal is dismissed and planning permission is refused for the development which is the subject of planning application Ref 15/500671/OUT, dated 26 January 2015.

Appeal B – Ref: APP/V2255/W/16/3148140

2. The appeal is dismissed and planning permission is refused for the development which is the subject of planning application 15/510595/OUT, dated 23 December 2015.

 

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