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Town Furze planning applications

Town Furze

The land west of 75 Town Furze is directly above the Lye Valley South Fen

Third application: PENDING

This planning application was submitted in October 2021 and is for:
“Erection of 2 x four-bed dwellinghouses (Use Class C3). Provision of amenity space, car parking, and bin stores. Associated landscaping, boundary treatments and ancillary works”

Second application: REFUSED (and appeal DISMISSED)

On 12 December 2017 the second planning application was refused. This was for:
“Erection of 2 x 3-bed and 2 x 4-bed dwellinghouses (Use Class C3)”.

On 30 August 2018 the applicant launched an appeal against this decision to the Planning Inspectorate, and this was dismissed on 21 December 2018:

Oxford Mail 22 Jan 2018

Oxford Times letter 20 May 2016

Letter in Oxford Times from Judy Webb

First application: REFUSED:

This application submitted in April 2016 was for:
“Erection of 4 x 4 bed dwellinghouses (Use Class C3). Erection of garage. Provision of private amenity space and car parking spaces”

The Friends of Lye Valley submitted this detailed objection to the application



Right: Letter from Dr Hazel Dawe of the Oxfordshire Green Party published in the Oxford Times of 19 May 2016


Below: Article in the Oxford Times of 26 May 2016


Below right: Letter from Dr Judy Webb published in the Oxford Times of 26 May 2016

Article in Oxford Times





Friends of Lye Valley, 2013–2022