Newcombe House appeal dismissed for lack of affordable housing

On 12 June 2017, Inspector David Nicholson published his decision to dismiss the developer’s appeal to the Planning Inspectorate against the council’s 2016 refusal to approve the planning application for the Newcombe House complex at the corner of Notting Hill Gate and Kensington Church Street. The decision came four months after the inspector’s four day […]

Newcombe House application refused

Following a late but intensive internet campaign against the large Newcombe House project, the council’s planning committee decided on 17 March 2016  to refuse the application, although the planning department had recommended it should be granted. The reasons stated by the committee for refusal are the height of the tallest building and the loss of […]