Town and Country Planning

-3.48484150.901677EX16 6PPThe District of Mid Devon2006-03-292006-04-12EX166PPPLANNING (LISTED BUILDINGS AND CONSERVATION AREAS) ACT 1990TSO (The Stationery Office), St Crispins, Duke Street, Norwich, NR3 1PD, 01603 622211,

Mid Devon District Council


Notice is given under the provisions of the 1990 Act that Mid Devon District Council has determined that the area described in the Schedule to this Notice is an area of special architectural or historic interest, and that it is desirable to preserve or enhance its character or appearance. It has accordingly amended the Halberton Conservation Area, so as to include the properties listed in Schedule 1 and delete the properties listed in Schedule 2. The principle effects of being included within conservation areas are as follows: 1. The Council is under a duty to prepare proposals to ensure the preservation or enhancement of the area. 2. Consent must be obtained from the Council for the demolition of any building in the area. 3. Six weeks’ notice must be given to the Council before works are carried out to any tree in the area. 4. Special publicity must be given to planning applications for development in the area. 5. In carrying out any functions under the Planning Acts (and, in particular, in determining applications for planning permission and listed building consent), the Council and the Secretary of State are required to take into account the desirability of preserving or enhancing the character or appearance of the area. D Scott, on behalf of the Local Planning Authority Schedule 1 Land south of Willand Road being part of curtilage of Townsend House, field north east of village hall, land south and part of curtilage of Hartford House, Lower Town, land south and part of curtilage of Meade House, Lower Town, land forming curtilage north of 2, 4, 6 High Street and area south west of 2 High Street. Schedule 2 1, 10 Orpington Court, land north of garden boundary of 34 High Street. Further information regarding conservation areas may be obtained from Forward Planning & Conservation, Mid Devon District Council, Phoenix House Phoenix Lane, Tiverton, Devon, EX16 6PP. 29 March 2006.