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Application Details
Application number SMD/2017/0111 Application type Full Planning - Small-scale MAJOR apps
Site address Alton Towers, Farley Lane, Farley, Staffordshire, ST10 4DB Proposal Variation of conditions 2 (plans) and 16 (planting) attached to planning permission SMD/2016/0315 to incorporate an amended path and additional landscaping in association with the approved SW8 ride.
Applicant name

Merlin Attraction Operations Ltd ( Alton Towers Resort)
Agent name Miss Timea Nacsa

Nathaniel Lichfield & Partners
Applicant address Agent address 14, Regents Wharf, London, N1 9RL
Application status FULL-APP
Received date 22/02/2017 Valid date 24/02/2017
Fee due 195.00 Fee paid 195.00
Determination required date 26/05/2017 Agreed extended date 02/06/2017
Case Officer Jane Curley
Start of Public Consultation period 16/03/2017 End of Public Consultation period 10/05/2017
Referred to Secretary of State date Referral expiry date
Decision by Delegated Decision Committee date
Decision Planning Permission - Approved Decision Date 02/06/2017
Temp permission expiry date Permission expiry date 01/06/2020
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
Historic England 8th Floor, The Axis, 10 Holliday Street, Birmingham, B1 1TG,
Ancient Monuments Society St Ann's Vale, 2 , Church Entry, London, EC4V 5HB
Council For British Archaeology St Marys House, 66, Bootham, York, YO30 7BZ
Society For Protection Of Ancient Buildings 37, Spital Square, London, E1 6DY
Georgian Group 6, Fitzroy Square, London, W1P 6DX
Victorian Society The Northern Caseworker, C/O The Victorian Society, 1 Priory Gardens, Bedford Park, London, W4 1TT
Twentieth Century Society 70, Cowcross Street, London, EC1M 6BF
GHS- Garden History Society The Garden History Society, 70 Cowcross Street, London, EC1M 6EJ,
Farley Parish Council 74, Folly Lane, Cheddleton, Leek, Staffordshire Moorlands, ST13 7DA
Ecology/Public Right Of Way
Conservation Officer - Gill Bayliss Conservation Officer,
Alton Parish Council 16 Villa Road, Cheddleton, Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 7EA
Severn Trent Water Ltd Network Development, Regis Road, Tettenhall, Wolverhampton, WV6 8RU

Attachments - Click the Description to view the attachment in a new window.
Date Description
16/03/2017 373-95-4B Block Plan as Proposed showing Woodland path
16/03/2017 373-95-7B Site Plan Proposed showing Woodland path
16/03/2017 373-95-8B Site Plan Landscape
16/03/2017 373-95-18B SW8 Planting Schedule (path change)
16/03/2017 03224 S73 application - SW8 path proposals 22-02-17
16/03/2017 Alton Towers Woodland Pathway - Statement
16/03/2017 Application Form
16/03/2017 Arboricultural Statement
16/03/2017 Archaeological Watching Brief
16/03/2017 Work Protocol for Protection of DPW.
02/06/2017 Decision
30/03/2017 Consultation Response Historic England
30/03/2017 Farley Parish Council comments
17/05/2017 Consultation Response Arboricultural Officer
02/06/2017 Report