Planning permission secured for a family home in the countryside – Garleton , East Lothian.


Private Client


Following a planning refusal, APT was instructed and advised the homeowner on the best approach with regards to an appeal to the Local Review Body (LRB).

APT prepared and submitted the appeal to the LRB. 

APT presented a compelling response to the reasons for refusal to establish the appropriateness of the proposed redevelopment warranted a reversal of the initial decision.


Planning permission was granted on appeal with a 3:0 vote in favour.


The client can now build an attractive, sustainable family home that will accommodate a multi-generational family.