Appraisal report and technical support - Seaton, East Devon

Client:  Private residential client
LPA:  East Devon District Council
Planning application ref:  18/1626

Technical review and appraisal of planning application for agricultural building and new access at Harepath Hill, Seaton. Writing report, providing support and building the capacity of local residents to have their voice heard in the planning process.

Key issues included landscape and visual impact, character of the local landscape and proximity to the AONB, design, impact on residential amenity, impact on biodiversity, vehicular access and agricultural business justification.

Outcome: as a result of strong local objections supported by the technical appraisal report, the application was withdrawn.