The Parish Council and Residents of the village spent several months producing questionnaires and as result a Community Plan was produced along with an Executive Summary. This will form part of the Action Plan for the Parish Council for the future.
The aim of the Village Design Statement is to define the local character of the village and, is no doing, provide guidelines, not only for building developers, but also for home improvements. These guidelines enable the village’s character to be maintained for the benefit of us all. Adopted by Mendip Council as supplementary planning guidance in December 1998, the Design Statement’s recommendations will also be taken into account when local planning applications are assessed.
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