We are putting the finishing touches to our Paragraph 55 submission for a new house in the South Downs National Park.
Paragraph 55 (formerly PPS7) creates a high standard for rural development - it acknowledges that exceptional design quality can justify individual new houses in the countryside.
"Very occasionally the exceptional quality and innovative nature of the design of a proposal, isolated new house may provide special justification for granting planning permission. [It] should be truly outstanding and ground-breaking…"
We are working with renowned structural engineers Eckersley O'Callaghan and environmental services consultant Professor Doug King.