New planning row - close to Putney Garden Centre!
query plans for development in Putney conservation area
have called for further technical reports so they can fully consider
the likely impact of plans for the construction of a new house
on land behind properties in the Lower Common South and Dryburgh
Road area of Putney.
fear that the development in Egliston Lawns would be detrimental
to the character and appearance of the conservation area and spoil
the current open outlook from their houses.
application was being considered at a
recent planning committee (February 14).
chairman Ravi Govindia said members recognised
that any development in this part of the
conservation area would raise many difficult
questions. He said, "One
of the issues which concerned councillors
was that construction activity could cause
serious damage to the roots of a superb
protected Poplar tree on the site.
said the committee was also concerned
about access for the emergency services
and would need to get answers before considering
the application again.
committee will want to be sure it has answers to all these questions
before it looks at the application again."
voted to defer consideration of the application while the reports
regarding two planning proposals
residents comment on the Orange Transmitter
defers decision on Orange transmitter