Decline planning permission for the proposed Gypsy site in Lower Darwen
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To ensure that Lower Darwen and the surrounding areas are not affected by the proposed planning permission for a Gypsy site on Sandy Lane (Locals will know this as what used to be the Lawnmower Specialists.
The Council can only take into account material planning considerations when looking at your comments. The most common of these (although not an exhaustive list) are shown below.
Loss or light of over shadowing
Overlooking/loss or privacy
Visual amenity(but not loss of private view)
Adequacy of parking/loading/turning
Noise and disturbance resulting from use
Loss of trees
Effect on listed building and conservation area
Layout and density of buiding
Desighn appearance and materials
Local strategic ,regional and national planning polices
Government circulars,orders and statutary instruments
Disabled peoples access
Compensation and awards of cost against the Council at public enquiries
Proposal in the Development plan
Previous planning decisions (including planning decisions)
What is not taken into consideration are matters which are sometimes raised but are not normally planing considerations such as:
The perceived loss of property value
Private disputes between neighbours
The loss of a view
The input of construction work or competition between firms
Ownership disputes over right of way
Fence lines etc
Personal morals or views about the applicant
Please note: it is important to understand that the material consideations relvant to any particular application will need to be weighed in the final decision process according to their seriousness and reletive importance.
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