Commercial, Agricultural and Rural
A successful application to demolish existing run-down buildings and significantly update the building infrastructure for this growing rural company, whilst reducing the buildings’ overall footprint and enabling the business to continue to expand.
The proposed redevelopment provides a bespoke facility, meeting the businesses current needs, and is less visually dominant to the surrounding neighbourhood. It will also provide employment within the local community.
The application was for the redevelopment of haulage facilities to provide a poultry transport and transit depot for the farming and food industry at large. It’s a well-designed and architect led scheme. The development including new offices, reception centre, car-parking, workshop for vehicle maintenance, extensive storage and wash-down station with water recycling facilities providing 95% recycling capacity.
The development includes demolishing most of the dilapidated barns, to create space for a new general storage shed. The new buildings will be lower in height that the original buildings.
The adopted Joint Core Strategy for Broadland, Norwich and South Norfolk was reviewed and demonstrated to comply with policies in our Planning Statement.