Planning application: P/22/034/LBC

Change of use of a Grade 2 listed Town Hall & Museum to Museum & Cultural Centre (Sui Generis) for the Isles of Scilly including demolition of the existing modern boiler house provide space for the extension and reconfiguration of the existing 1970s extension including a new roof to accommodate new air source heat pumps. (Listed Building)


FULL COUNCIL COMMITTEE MINUTES (link to Chief Planning Officer's report at bottom of page)


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Planning Department
Council of the Isles of Scilly
Town Hall
The Parade
St. Mary's
Isles of Scilly
TR21 0LW

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Application number: 
Application type: 
Listed Building Consent
Applicant name: 
Council of the Isles of Scilly
Site address: 
Town Hall, The Parade, St Mary's
Applicant address: 
Town Hall, The Parade, St Mary's Isles of Scilly, TR21 0NH
Agent name: 
Mrs Fion
Agent address: 
Purcell Architecture Ltd Old Police Station Bedminster Parade Bristol BS2 4AQ
Valid date: 
Tuesday, 10 May, 2022
Consultation period ends: 
Thursday, 9 June, 2022
Decision due: 
Friday, 26 August, 2022
Decision Date: 
Thursday, 11 August, 2022
Committee Date: 
Thursday, 23 June, 2022
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