Weighty benefits win appeal in West Oxfordshire

May 8, 2018 9:35 am Published by

Tetlow King Planning (TKP) assisted in achieving a successful outcome for Rosconn Strategic Land Ltd in its appeal against the decision of West Oxfordshire District Council to refuse permission for outline consent for up to 29 dwellings in Enstone, Oxfordshire.

TKP provided expert affordable housing evidence to support the appeal, which sought to provide 50% affordable housing. TKP demonstrated that this provision was critical for a village which may never see any significant levels of affordable housing again, set within the district-wide context of a serious need for more affordable housing in West Oxfordshire.

In assessing the overall planning balance of the