Family need outweighed by plan failings

November 2008
Planning (14672073);11/28/2008, Issue 1797, p21
The article reports on the inaccuracy of the two extension plans of a Jewish family's house in north London, England. The appellant justified the need of expansion because of their cultural ties. However, the inspector did not grant them the permission to implement the extension because of the incorrectness of the plan.


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