Decision details

20/01378/FULMAJ - Formerly Mormon Church, Water Street, Chorley

Decision Maker: Planning Committee

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


Planning permission refused for the following reasons:


1.         The development would be harmful to the appearance of the St Lawrences conservation area and would therefore conflict with policy 16 of the Central Lancashire Core Strategy and Policies BNE1e) and BNE8 of the Chorley Local Plan 2012 – 2026.


2.         By virtue of its size and scale, the proposal would form an incongruent feature of the Streetscene and would be harmful to the area conflicting with Policy 17 of the Core Strategy and Policy BNE1a) of the Chorley Local Plan 2012 – 2026.



Report author: Iain Crossland

Publication date: 11/10/2023

Date of decision: 10/10/2023

Decided at meeting: 10/10/2023 - Planning Committee

Accompanying Documents: