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Application Details
Application number SMD/2014/0144 Application type Full - MINOR
Site address ALTON TOWERS, FARLEY LANE, FARLEY, STAFFORDSHIRE, ST10 4DB Proposal Extension to the east of the existing spa, including a reception area and spa garden with associated hard and soft landscaping works
Applicant name

Merlin Attractions Operations \Ltd
Agent name Miss Hannah Whitney

Nathaniel Lichfield & Partners
Applicant address c/o agent, Agent address 14 Regent's Wharf, London, N1 9RL,
Application status Valid application received
Received date 10/03/2014 Valid date 13/03/2014
Fee due 1155.00 Fee paid 1155.00
Determination required date 08/05/2014 Agreed extended date
Case Officer Jane Curley
Start of Public Consultation period 26/03/2014 End of Public Consultation period 16/04/2014
Referred to Secretary of State date Referral expiry date
Decision by Delegated Decision Committee date
Decision Planning Permission - Approved Decision Date 08/05/2014
Temp permission expiry date Permission expiry date
Legal Obligation ref.

Name Address
Alton Parish Council Fox House, Tythe Barn, Alton, Stoke on Trent, ST10 4AZ
Farley Parish Council Fox House, Tythe Barn, Alton, Staffordshire Moorlands, ST10 4AZ
Transport Development Management C/o Staffordshire County Council, 3rd Floor, 1Staffordshire Place, Wedgwood Building, Tipping Street, ST16 2DH
English Heritage The Axis, 8th Floor East Wing, 10, Holliday Street, Birmingham, B1 1TG
Cllr Arthur Forrester Alton Ward,
Local Plans Local Plans Manager,
Ecology/Public Right Of Way
Conservation/LBC Conservation Officer,
GHS- Garden History Society The Garden History Society, 70 Cowcross Street, London, EC1M 6EJ,

Attachments - Click the Description to view the attachment in a new window.
Date Description
19/03/2014 Location plan
19/03/2014 Existing site plan
19/03/2014 Proposed site plan
19/03/2014 Heritage assessment
19/03/2014 Drainage
19/03/2014 Energy statement
19/03/2014 Services
19/03/2014 Tree report
19/03/2014 Application form
19/03/2014 Noise report
19/03/2014 Existing elevations
19/03/2014 Proposed elevations
19/03/2014 Proposed elevations
19/03/2014 Propsoed elevations
19/03/2014 Existing level 1
19/03/2014 Proposed level 1
19/03/2014 Existing level 2
19/03/2014 Proposed level 2
19/03/2014 Existing site plan
19/03/2014 Proposed site plan
19/03/2014 Transport assessment
19/03/2014 Design and access statement
08/05/2014 delegated report
08/05/2014 decision notice