It was reported in local news that outline planning had been refused. See full article here. The report clarified that the reasons for this were based on residents concerns about pedestrian safety and increased road traffic.
The counsellor was in support of the developments proposal to provide affordable housing and noted that this was needed by rural families. However due to the lack of footpath extending towards the A466 he was unable to support the application.
This has been a disappointment for the team at Larkrise. However there has been consructive critisim of the design and it maes it clear where they can be adjusted and improved to support an appeal.
It is the intention of Larkrise to continue to appeal