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Application Details
Application number SMD/2016/0410 Application type Full - MINOR
Site address Alton Towers, Farley Lane, Farley, Staffordshire, ST10 4DB Proposal Demolition of existing structures and installation of a new ride and construction of associated buildings, along with landscaping works
Applicant name

Merlin Attractions Operations Limited
Agent name Miss Timea Nacsa

Nathaniel Lichfield & Partners
Applicant address Agent address 14, Regents Wharf, London, N1 9RL
Application status Recommendation entered - Pending decision
Received date 04/07/2016 Valid date 07/07/2016
Fee due 0.00 Fee paid 770.00
Determination required date 01/09/2016 Agreed extended date 05/09/2016
Case Officer Mrs Teresa Critchlow
Start of Public Consultation period 27/07/2016 End of Public Consultation period 17/08/2016
Referred to Secretary of State date Referral expiry date
Decision by Delegated Decision Committee date
Decision Planning Permission - Approved Decision Date 02/09/2016
Temp permission expiry date Permission expiry date 02/09/2019
Legal Obligation ref.

Name Address
Alton Parish Council 16 Villa Road, Cheddleton, Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 7EA
Farley Parish Council 74, Folly Lane, Cheddleton, Leek, Staffordshire Moorlands, ST13 7DA
Conservation/LBC Conservation Officer,
GHS- Garden History Society The Garden History Society, 70 Cowcross Street, London, EC1M 6EJ,
Severn Trent Water Ltd Network Development, Regis Road, Tettenhall, Wolverhampton, WV6 8RU
Historic England 8th Floor, The Axis, 10 Holliday Street, Birmingham, B1 1TG,

Attachments - Click the Description to view the attachment in a new window.
Date Description
12/07/2016 Key Plan
12/07/2016 Block Plan
12/07/2016 Existing Site Plan
12/07/2016 Proposed Site Plan
12/07/2016 Ops Booth and Ride Signs
12/07/2016 Building Plans and Elevations
12/07/2016 Sections AA BB - Existing
12/07/2016 Sections AA BB - Proposed
12/07/2016 Covering Letter (Incl Heritage and D&A)
12/07/2016 Application Form
12/07/2016 Arboricultural Impact Assessment
12/07/2016 Arboricultural Impact Assessment Part 2
12/07/2016 Drainage Statement
12/07/2016 Drainage Statement Part 2
12/07/2016 Ecology Report
12/07/2016 Noise Assessment
25/07/2016 Severn Trent Comments
25/07/2016 Historic England comments
27/07/2016 Conservation officer comments
03/08/2016 Alton Parish Council Coments
31/08/2016 Public Comment John
02/09/2016 Decision Notice