Rule 6 party wins refusal of new homes on landscape grounds

Outline permission for 170 new homes has been refused on agricultural land on the edge of a village in Leicestershire, despite an identical and concurrent application having been approved by the council post inquiry, the adverse landscape impacts of the scheme held by the inspector to outweigh the benefits of the housing in an area of shortfall.


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