The Stew, Frankwell, Shrewsbury, Shropshire

Planning permission - Demolition - New building - Conservation area - S72 of the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 - Identification of building as positive contributor to a conservation area - Enhancing significance - Sustaining significance - Non-designated heritage asset - Loss of a whole building is less than substantial harm to a conservation area - Ensuring new development will proceed after loss has occurred - Optimum viable use - Viable use consistent with conservation - Weight to be given to asset’s conservation - Need for clear and convincing justification for harm or loss - Design responding to local character - Economic benefits weighed against heritage conservation

  • Type of Decision: Appeal
  • Year: 2015
    Date: 14 December 2015
  • Planning Inspector: Joanna Reid
    Planning Case reference: APP/L3245/A/14/2226918
  • Local Authority Reference: 13/02708/OUT
    Local Authority Area: Shropshire Council
  • Address of the property: The Stew, Frankwell, Shrewsbury, Shropshire
  • Appellant: Gallery Design and Development Ltd