over Burnham care home's plan to convert into 11 flats
councillors have this week lodged objections over plans to convert
an elderly residents home in Burnham-On-Sea into a development
of 11 flats.
owner of Newton Lodge Residential Home at 139 Berrow Road in Burnham
is seeking full planning permission for the scheme to convert
the premises into 11 self-contained flats.
of the Town Council's Planning Applications Committee considered
the plans this week and gave the scheme a 'thumbs-down'.
are objecting on the grounds of over-development of the site,"
said Town Council Clerk Denise Emery.
highway access is also poor, the visibility splay is severely
limited at the junction of Berrow Road, and the proposed design
of the extension is not in keeping with the design of the rest
of the existing property."
District Council is inviting feedback on the plans - reference
number 11/15/00031 - until July 21st.