Da Maria, the little Neapolitan “trattoria” next door to the Gate Cinema in Notting Hill Gate, which has been run by the same family since 1980, is under threat. The owner of the property has applied for a merger of the cinema and the restaurant space, in order to make the cinema foyer larger.
The developer of the large Newcombe House complex has submitted a new application to the council’s planning department. The main difference between this and the previous application, is that one of the buildings along Kensington Church Street now will be reserved for 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 […]
Following the developer’s appeal to the Planning Inspectorate after the council’s refusal in March of the planning application for the Newcombe House complex, the date for the planning inspector’s public hearing has been set to 14 February 2017. The hearing will be held in the Town Hall’s Council Chamber and is expected to take four days.
On Tuesday 8 November, the council’s planning committee approved developer Frogmore’s plans for refurbishment of the five office buildings in Notting Hill Gate. The committee added a condition about public realm contributions to each of the three applications, totalling £120,000, but otherwise accepted them as they were.