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A further planning application that concerns us all ....

4/00890/13/FUL
INSTALLATION OF THREE 8FT X 20FT STEEL AGRICULTURAL STORAGE SHEDS AND ONE POLYTUNNEL
Some time ago the agricultural land alongside Upper Bourne End Lane was sold in small parcels.  It is currently an attractive open area of the Chiltern Hills with views across the valley and forming part of the vista from the other side of the valley around Potten End.  The potential for degradation of the visual environment is considerable.  This is made clear by the impact of the unlawful siting of the container and of the fence.  Both of these stand on the skyline when viewed from sites as far apart as Bourne End Lane, Sugar Lane, the A41 and Potten End.

We are not alone in our concerns.  In an attempt protect the area, Dacorum Borough Council has made the area subject to an Article 4 Direction, and the Chiltern Society joined in the objection to the proposed chicken sheds.
The most recent proposal, detailed on the Planning portal will be opposed by Bourne End Village Association, bu…

A date for your diary .... coming soon

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