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SHP submits planning application for 209-bed Glasgow Hotel

Scott Hobbs Planning (SHP) recently submitted a Listed Building Consent planning application to amend a major hotel scheme at Clyde Street and Dixon Street, Glasgow on behalf of client; Ashcap (CNC) LLP. 

The 13 storey 209-bed hotel scheme previously granted planning permission in 2014 for a DoubleTree by Hilton sits within and alongside an existing listed building in the heart of Glasgow's city centre overlooking the River Clyde.

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Laura Roddy joins Scott Hobbs Planning as Senior Planner

Scott Hobbs Planning has strengthened its team with the appointment of Laura Roddy as a Senior Planner based in the company’s Edinburgh office.  Laura joins with the benefit of seven years’ experience in the private sector, where she focussed on major planning applications for developments including residential, infrastructure and renewable energy.  She will contribute to the growth of the business in all of its core sectors including mixed use, residential, student accommodation, retail and energy, working across the UK and Ireland.

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Managing Director Paul Scott commented: “We are delighted to have appointed Laura following a recommendation from a valued client.  She will play an important role in continuing to establish SHP as a leading independent planning advisor, and will allow us to build our role with existing and new clients across the British Isles.”

 

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Address: 24a Stafford Street, Edinburgh, EH3 7BD

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Permission secured at appeal for student housing in Stirling

Scott Hobbs Planning (SHP) recently secured planning permission at appeal for a 208 bed student housing development for Empiric Student Property in Stirling.

After being refused by Committee decision in May by Stirling Council against the case officer's recommendation, SHP was instructed to prepare and submit an appeal to the Directorate for Planning and Environmental Appeals (DPEA). The Reporter agreed with the proposals and SHP's supporting information and recommended in favour of the proposal.

A great success for SHP for this highly accessible riverside development close to Stirling's city centre and University. Designed by Susan Stephen Architects.

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Student scheme application submitted at Haymarket Edinburgh

Scott Hobbs Planning (SHP) recently submitted a detailed planning application for a 104-bed student accommodation scheme at Haymarket Yards in Edinburgh on behalf of applicant Scape Homes.

The currently vacant site sits in an accessible and central location, close to Haymarket railway station and existing offices. The proposals seek to develop the site with a high quality and sustainable development, which will add to the mix of uses in the area and contribute to the vibrancy and vitality of this important location in the city centre. 

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SHP submits student accommodation application in Aberdeen

Scott Hobbs Planning (SHP) recently submitted a detailed planning application to Aberdeen City Council for a mixed used development comprising of ground floor commercial units and up to 100 beds of student accomodation for client; West Coast Estates.

Two buildings are proposed to be erected at the brownfield site at King Street, Aberdeen close to Aberdeen University's King's College. After a consultation event with the general public, the design has evolved to fit in with the local area, providing improved amenity for both students and neighbouring residents. Once developed the site will provide some of the most accessible student accommodation available to Aberdeen University students.

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Applications submitted for change of use at Abbey Mount

Scott Hobbs Planning (SHP) have recently submitted Planning Permission and Listed Building Consent application for the former Abbey Mount Centre in Edinburgh for our client to change the private office spaces, meeting rooms and space to 11 residential apartments with a communal roof terrace, retaining the existing cafe.

The proposals seek to re-use the existing ground floors of 2-4 Abbey Mount and retain the C-listed rear hall. The plans provide an exciting opportunity to live in this vibrant area of Edinburgh, with close proximity and views to Holyrood Park.

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 Project Update - Planning Permission and Listed Building Consent were granted 9 December 2016 and 12 December 2016 respectivley 

 

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Success for mixed use development at King's Stable Road

Scott Hobbs Planning (SHP) recently secured a 'Minded to Grant' decision from City of Edinburgh Council for proposals for a hotel, residential apartments, student accommodation, arts facility, a public square, retail and a restaurant/cafe.

After revisions to the designs were made to the application which SHP submitted in December 2015, and consultation with the Council, statutory consultees and residents, the development team presented the proposals to the Development Management Sub-Committee. The Committee voted in favour of the proposal which will transform the key brownfield site close to Edinburgh's Grassmarket and the Castle, in the Old Town Conservation Area.

SHP acted on behalf of clients; Peveril Securities and Campus Development Management.

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Exchange 2 Pre - Application Public Consultation Event

Scott Hobbs Planning (SHP) hosted a public exhibition event for the general public on the 15th June from 4pm to 8pm at The Capital Business Centre on Canning Street, presenting the initial concept and proposals of a major mixed-use development at Dewar Place, Edinburgh. 

After submitting a Proposal of Application Notice (PAN), SHP completed an extensive marketing campagin, including leaflet drops, newspaper adverts and public posters in the area, encouraging members of the local community to visit and participate at the event. On behalf of clients Scottish Power Energy Networks and the consortium C220, SHP presented the initial concept and proposals alongside the project's development team, seeking feedback from the local residents and businesses.

The event was well attended and the feedback from the local community was generally positive, and will be used to help inform furture designs which will be presented at the second public exhibition event at the same venue later in the year (date TBC) before a forthcoming planning application..

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The proposal site, known as Exchange 2 is one of the 'Edinburgh 12' sites designated for major redevelopment in the city and will be an extension of Edinburgh's successful commercial area, The Exchange District.

 

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