Prior approval for flat from shop denied due to substantially complete conversion works

An appellant failed to convince an inspector that works to a ground floor end of terrace Essex property were no more than essential refurbishment works pending Class MA prior approval for change of use from a dog grooming parlour to a flat, the inspector ruling the change of use had already begun.

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