PLANNING NEWS: Para 55 success in Wiltshire AONB for traditional country house

We are delighted to share news of our latest Para 55 consent achieved in Wiltshire AONB.

Rural Solutions were the lead planning consultant for gaining a very prompt approval from the council for a house of exceptional quality under Para 55. Working with the brilliant Francis Terry & Associates in gaining permission for the development of this truly outstanding, traditional style country house and landscape.

Rural Solutions advised the client on effective engagement with the community and in doing so found a very supportive response to the application following submission.

The new dwelling will provide the foundation from which the owner will continue to invest heavily in the enhancement of the surrounding landscape and bio-diversity. The AONB officer fully supported the very positive measure of the landscape management plan.

Duncan Hartley, Director of Planning who managed and achieved the permission said ‘this was our quickest planning permission for a para 55 scheme yet. The benefits of our considerable track record in delivering national approvals for para 55 schemes came definitely played a part in the successful outcome’.

We have a growing portfolio of Para 55 schemes you can view here