On this page you can find out about Compulsory Purchase Orders (CPOs) in North Norfolk

The government website (GOV.UK) has further information on Compulsory Purchase Orders.

On 15 January 2020, the Council made: THE NORTH NORFOLK DISTRICT COUNCIL (NO 1, 1 HIGH STREET, SHERINGHAM NR26 8JP) COMPULSORY PURCHASE ORDER 2020 in respect of the building formerly known and the Shannocks Hotel in Sheringham.

This Compulsory Purchase Order has been submitted to the Secretary of State for Homes, Communities and Local Government for confirmation. A public inquiry will be held to hear the evidence on whether the Compulsory Purchase Order should be confirmed.

On this page you will find the Council’s Statement of Case and the supporting documents on which it relies as part of its case. 

Statement of Case for former Shannocks Hotel in Sheringham 

The finalised Statement of Case for the former Shannocks Hotel CPO.

Updated Statement of Case dated 17 March 2021

Confirmed Compulsory Purchase Order for former Shannocks Hotel in Sheringham

Core documents

Government guidance

North Norfolk District Council Planning Policy and other documents 

Planning decisions and other related documents

Planning applications and related documents on Public Access 

Full council and cabinet reports and decisions

Compulsory Purchase Order and related documents 

HM Land Registry (HMLR) documents



Inter partes correspondence 

Section 215 Notice and related prosecution documents

 Building Act 1984 Demolition Notices