Scheme found wanting in local landscape terms despite favourable heritage balance

An inspector has refused 13 dwellings in open countryside in Somerset for overall harms to heritage assets and to the appearance and character of the area generally, despite acknowledging the considerable social, economic and environmental benefits and that only 3.8 years housing land supply was available.

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