A controversial planning application can cause concern and even anger from those who feel they will be affected, but sometimes, when all sides are willing to co-operate, there can be a positive outcome for all concerned.
I was delighted to hear from Whetstone Parish Council that planners and developers noted comments I had made about a cottage at the centre of a planning application. The Parish Council had invited me to review the historic importance of the site.
30 High Street is on the corner of a lane leading to the Parish Church. Its features and location suggested a long history of occupation, possibly associated with the church.