Public Inquiry - Mere
Public Inquiry – s78 Planning Appeal – Mere, Wiltshire, 2018
Client: Campaign to Protect Rural England (CPRE)
LPA: Wiltshire Council
Appellant: Richborough Estates
Provision of expert landscape planning advice including submission of written and oral evidence to the Inquiry on behalf of CPRE who were third party objectors to the proposed development of 130 houses on a greenfield site to the west of the historic town of Mere.
Key issues included impact on the rural landscape and on the character, identity, landscape setting, and cultural and historic assets of the settlement and its environs. Appeal decision currently awaited.