AONBs ‘under threat from new housing like never before’, claims CPRE report

The average annual amount of greenfield land in areas of outstanding natural beauty (AONB) approved for housing has more than doubled in the past three years, while the average number of homes consented on such sites has risen by about a quarter over the same period, according to a report by countryside charity CPRE.

by Ellie Kahn
Wakehurst Place in the High Weald (Pic: Getty)
Wakehurst Place in the High Weald (Pic: Getty)

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