Enforcement notice - EN/18/00114/PPC

​​​​​​Important - this communication affects your property

Town and Country Planning Act 1990 As Amended by the Planning and Compensation Act 1991

Enforcement notice EN/18/00114/PPC

Served by: East Northamptonshire District Council Land/Buildings 

To: 3-5 Quorn Road, Rushden, Northants NN10 6UU

1. This notice

is issued by the Council because it appears to them that there has been a breach of planning control, within paragraph (a) of Section 171A (1) (a) of the above Act, at the land described below. They consider that it is expedient to issue this notice, having regard to the provisions of the development plan and to other material planning considerations. The Annex at the end of the Notice and the enclosures to which it refers contain important additional information.

2. Land to which this notice relates

3-5 Quorn Road, Rushden, Northants NN10 6UU and shown edged red on the plan.

3-5 Quorn Road, Rushden, Northamptonshire
3-5 Quorn Road, Rushden, Northamptonshire

3. The matters which appear to constitute a breach of planning control ​​​​​

  1.  Vehicle access not completed in accordance with approved drawing number 31899-11O P1

4. The reasons for issuing this notice

  1.  It appears to the Council that the above breach of planning control has occurred within the last 10 years
  2. The lack of 2 off-road parking spaces causes an adverse impact on the amenities of neighbours by reason of highway safety. As such the development is contrary to Policy 8(b).of the North Northamptonshire Joint Core Strategy 2011 to 2031

5. What you are required to do

  1.  Complete the dropped kerb provision in accordance with approved drawing number 31899-110 P1

6. Time for compliance

2 months from the date this notice takes effect

7. When this notice takes effect 

This notice takes effect on (specific date, not less than 28 clear days after the date of issue) unless an appeal is made against it beforehand.

Dated: 15 October 2018


On behalf of:

North Northamptonshire Council
Thrapston Office
Cedar Drive
NN14 4LZ

Telephone: 0300 126 3000
Email: [email protected]


Your right of appeal 

You can appeal against this notice, but any appeal must be received, or posted in time to be received, by the Secretary of State before the date specified in paragraph 6 of the notice. You can appeal online or by post using forms available from The Planning Inspectorate. The enclosed booklet "Making your Appeal" sets out your rights. Read it carefully.

If you want your appeal to be considered under ground (a) you must pay a fee. The current fee is £462.

What happens if you do not appeal

  1. If you do not appeal against this enforcement notice, it will take effect on the date specified In paragraph 6 of the notice and you must then ensure that the required steps for complying with It, for which you are held responsible. are taken within the period(s) specified in paragraph 5 of the notice. Failure to comply with an enforcement notice which has taken effect can result in prosecution and/or remedial action by the Council.

Appeal costs

  1. Your attention is drawn to the information regarding costs in the enclosed booklet and you should be aware that the Council has a policy of applying for an award of its costs against appellants whenever appropriate

Last updated 19 July 2023