A Community Network for Bowes Park and Bounds Green
Over the years, No. 78 Myddleton Road has been a wood merchants, a DIY shop and - most recently - an interior design shop called 'Deco Living'.
Recently the owners of the unit applied to Haringey Council to convert most of the unit to "storage".
Following objections from We Love Myddleton Road (WLMR) and other local residents the application has thankfully now been withdrawn.
You can read the withdrawn application and comments on Haringey Council's website:
"No. 78 is one of the few buildings on Myddleton Road that still contains a full-size retail unit.
We cannot afford to lose another good unit on Myddleton Road, especially when multiple established businesses have recently been in touch with us seeking available units on the street to expand into."
They had several specific reasons for local residents to oppose the application:
The applicant's agent has however said that they are looking to revise and then resubmit a new planning application for the site.