Hermitage lane refused

Hermitage lane refused

The planning application for houses at Netherlea/Hermitage lane was unanimously refused on Weds 29th Oct, apart from one abstention.  Reasons for refusal followed the planning officer’s recommendations. Although an appeal cannot be ruled out it is encouraging that CEC planning committee took careful note of Jodrell Bank’s objections.

Planner recommends Hermitage refusal

Planner recommends Hermitage refusal

CEC planner recommends refusal of the Hermitage Lane development on the 29th Oct, based on it being in Open Countryside and the potential harm to Jodrell Bank. JBO’s objection states: “Noting that there is more than one development of this size in Goostrey and that further development is to be expected we must also consider […]

NetherLea/Hermitage Aug committee unlikely

NetherLea/Hermitage Aug committee unlikely

Cheshire East say the application for the NetherLea/HermitageLane is awaiting a visual landscape appraisal from the applicant. Next Southern committee would be Sept 24th. Mount Pleasant committee also scheduled for 24th Sept.  

Extended comments date for Hermitage/NetherLea

Extended comments date for Hermitage/NetherLea

Hermitage Lane/ Nether Lea proposal submits new documents stating details of ‘the access and internal road layout is to be dealt with under a subsequent reserved matters application’; last date for comments moved to 25th June 2014. Reserved matters are those aspects of a proposed development which an applicant can choose not to submit details […]

Saltersford recommended for refusal

Saltersford recommended for refusal

The 14/0132C Saltersford Corner proposal has been recommended for refusal by the planning officer – and will be heard by the Strategic Planning Board next Wednesday 28th May 2014.  The recommendation for refusal is based on: 1. The proposed residential development is unsustainable because it is located within the Open Countryside, contrary to Policy PS8 […]

Hermitage Lane resubmitted

Hermitage Lane resubmitted

Plans for 26 houses on the land to the east of Hermitage Lane, accessed from Netherlea, have been re-submitted to CEC. Comments may be submitted up to Thursday 5th June with a committee date scheduled for 2nd July 2014. 14/1964C  link to planning page. Residents’ Opposition flyer 20140506 Knutsford Guardian article.  

Hermitage Lane refused

Hermitage Lane refused

Proposal off Netherlea/Hermitage Lane refused at the Northern Planning Committee yesterday. Notice of decision Although Cheshire East stated that the site was sustainable for rural housing the committee fortunately refused the application for 26 houses off Netherlea on the basis that the development would be in Open Countryside and Cheshire East now has a 5 year housing supply.  […]

Hermitage recommended for refusal

Hermitage recommended for refusal

LoveGoostrey  hears that the Hermitage Lane outline planning proposal for 26 houses will be recommended for refusal at the Northern Planning Committee on Wednesday 19th March at 2.00pm in the Capesthorne Room, Macclesfield Town Hall. Reasons for refusal have been based on the site being in Open Countryside and that Cheshire East can demonstrate a 5 year supply of housing land.

Hermitage Lane comments

Hermitage Lane comments

Eagles eyes have spotted CEC planning page shows extended dates for comments on Hermitage Lane application to 10th March. 14/0081C

Jodrell Bank object to Hermitage Lane houses

Jodrell Bank object to Hermitage Lane houses

​Jodrell Bank Observatory has commented on the current housing application for 26 houses off Hermitage Lane in Goostrey, 2 miles away from the Lovell telescope: Prof Simon Garrington states that the aggregate effect of several devices per house in a development of 26 houses is likely to exceed their threshold. “This quantitative argument supports our general […]