Aerial view of existing Meldreth Marley Eternit concrete factory.


Marley Eternit LVIA

Client
DEP ltd.
Year
2016
Project type
LVIA
Status
In Progress

INTRO

A landscape and visual assessment and expert witness evidence at appeal was provided for a residential planning application at the Marley Eternit  factory site in Cambridgeshire.

The REPORT

The proposed development including recommended mitigation at the Marley Eternit factory, Meldreth, comprised the construction of 142 dwellings with associated Public Open Space a, cycleway and a new 25,000sq.ft factory building  The assessment successfully demonstrated that the proposals would have no significant landscape and visual impacts. Although the application was refused at appeal on planning balance grounds, Nick Atherton ‘s evidence at the appeal as an expert witness was accepted by the inspector.