Mount Pleasant buildings demolition

Mount Pleasant buildings demolition

“Mount Pleasant Caravan Park….Prior notification of proposed demolition of 60 and 60A Main Road” Comments re the demolition of the existing buildings at Mount Pleasant to make way for 9 extra park homes should be made to Cheshire East by 1st July. (link to planning page 19/2777C). Work is scheduled to start on 1st September […]

Permitted development on Mount Pleasant?

Permitted development on Mount Pleasant?

Interestingly, Tingdene Parks Ltd are hoping to add nine additional homes at Mount Pleasant Park under ‘permitted development’ through planning permission granted in the 1990’s. This new proposal follows being refused permission for the demolition of 60 & 60a Main Road & garage blocks for 9 park homes in January 2019 (with objection from JBO). […]

Sign petition asking for a pause in planning decisions

Sign petition asking for a pause in planning decisions

Villages like Goostrey are joining together to sign a petition to “Put on hold for 12 months decisions by the Planning Inspectorate in respect of the speculative developments by Gladman and others which are outside the settlement boundaries of the old District Plan and which are being pursued because the new Local District Plan has not yet been […]

Dromedary Lodge/Mount Pleasant refused.

Dromedary Lodge/Mount Pleasant refused.

The planning application for 25 houses on the fields behind Mount Pleasant has been refused by the Southern Planning Committee.  The committee followed the planning officer’s recommendation and decided that it would represent an unsustainable form of development in the planning balance: due to the adverse impact on Jodrell Bank Observatory as well as impact on the […]

Dromedary Lodge/Mt Pleasant committee on Wednesday

Dromedary Lodge/Mt Pleasant committee on Wednesday

Wednesday 17th Dec 2014, Southern Planning Ctte. Venue: Council Chamber, Municipal Buildings, Earle Street, Crewe CW1 2BJ. View directions Recommended for refusal by planning officer. Refusal recommendation,   Additional document.  

Dromedary/Mt Pleasant refusal recommended

Dromedary/Mt Pleasant refusal recommended

CEC planner recommends that the 14/1147C planning application for 25 houses at Dromedary Lodge/Mount Pleasant be refused permission on Wednesday 17th December.  Whilst acknowledging that CEC cannot demonstrate a 5yr housing supply… “The adverse effects of the impact upon the internationally important telescope is considered to outweigh the benefits of the scheme, which therefore represents an unsustainable […]

17th Dec Dromedary/Mt Pleasant

17th Dec Dromedary/Mt Pleasant

14/1147C : Note date on CEC’s planning page for the How Planning proposal for 25 houses off Dromedary Lodge/Mount Pleasant . Weds 17th December 2014 Southern Planning Committee. [Council Chamber, Municipal Buildings, Earle Street, Crewe CW1 2BJ]

JBO object to Dromedary Lodge

JBO object to Dromedary Lodge

The 14/1147C  DromedaryLodge/Mt Pleasant application has raised concerns with JBO, leading them to object: “Our analysis indicates that developments of this size do constitute a significant increase in potential interference and we have raised this concern with senior planners at Cheshire East.”  Acknowledging other applications in the village, they “also consider the cumulative effect of […]

Comments date extended to 11th June

Comments date extended to 11th June

Mt Pleasant date extended 14/1147C Objectors to the proposal for housing next to Mt Pleasant met this morning and shared their concerns over the ‘potential loss of more of the beautiful, open Cheshire countryside ‘. “We were very pleased to see so many concerned residents present which shows the strong feelings that people have about the proposed development.” […]

“special character of Goostrey”

“special character of Goostrey”

Fiona Bruce MP supports Goostrey’s fight against development: “I reconfirm my commitment to support residents in their endeavours to maintain the special character of Goostrey as a village and to ensure that inappropriate developer-led planning is thoroughly challenged – if localism means anything, it should mean the right for local people to decide how their […]