An Urgent Appeal: Demolition Of LB&SC Railway Cottages Adjacent To East Dulwich Station

An Urgent Appeal

Demolition Of LB&SC Railway Cottages Adjacent To East Dulwich Station

 

Jon Fitzmaurice needs our help! Well, especially if you have a particular interest in the history of the London Brighton and South Coast Railway, or East Dulwich.. or you have no actual connection at all, but an interest in ensuring that buildings of historical railway interest are preserved.

SAVE RAILWAY COTTAGES FROM DEMOLITION!

                 

    Poster -Chatham CottagesPoster - Chatham High Rise

 THIS?                                                               OR THIS?

OBJECT NOW TO DEVELOPER’S APPEAL TO PLANNING INSPECTORATE!!

Developer refused Planning Permission by Southwark, March 2015:

  1. “Inappropriate height, scale, massing, siting and design …… excessively dominant and incongruous in this location … would harm the character and appearance of the townscape.

Contrary to policies 3.12 (Quality in Design) and 3.13 (Urban Design) of the Southwark Plan (2007), policy SP12 (Design and Conservation) of the LB Southwark Core Strategy 2011 and Section 7 (Requiring Good Design) of the National Planning Policy Framework 2012.”

 2.    Impact on No 1 Railway Rise “…undue overshadowing and loss of light”

 3.   Unsatisfactory new development: “…[in] adequate areas of private amenity space” and “fail[ure] to provide a satisfactory living environment for future occupiers contrary to saved policy 4.2 (Quality of Residential Accommodation) of the Southwark Plan 2007 and the Council’s Residential Design Standards 2011”.

 

Objections to the appeal must be received by Sunday 17th January to

 The Planning Inspectorate, 3/10B Eagle Wing, Temple Quay House, 2 The Square,

Temple Quay, Bristol BS1 6PN                                    OR on the online appeals service (see below)

Quote Reference: APP/A5840/W/15/3135088

Please submit an objection based around grounds for refusal set out by Southwark, summarised above.                             

You can access all the relevant documentation online.

Use the QR codes OR copy the links below

 ONLINE APPEALS SERVICE

https://acp.planninginspectorate.gov.uk/ViewCase.aspx?caseid=3135088

ALL DOCUMENTS

Case ref: 15/AP/0192 Southwark Council planning pages

 http://planbuild.southwark.gov.uk/documents/?casereference=15/AP/0192&system=DC

PUBLISHED BY THE RAILWAY RISE ACTION GROUP (RRAG), EAST DULWICH

email: RailwayRiseActionGroup@gmail.com

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So, if any members / readers can offer their support to this appeal, you will know what to do.  email: RailwayRiseActionGroup@gmail.com