Town centre flats scheme

PUBLISHED: 18:00 10 June 2016

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A developer is seeking planning permission to transform a former estate agents’ office in Weston-super-Mare town centre into flats.

A planning application has been submitted to North Somerset Council to change the former Garner Lamb building in the Boulevard into housing. The three-storey building is currently empty but, if the plans are approved, will become three self-contained flats.

The building has no parking facilities but the council’s highways department has no objection to the scheme. It said: “The proposed change of use will not give rise to additional demand for on-street parking or give rise to adverse highway safety impacts over and above the existing use.”

The application is available to view on the council’s planning website.

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