PLANS have been put ahead to show a former Chester metropolis centre church constructing right into a yoga studio.
The change of use software is for the outdated Penri Welsh Baptist Chapel on Gorse Stacks.
The proposal would create one full-time position and 6 part-time positions.
The planning software has been submitted to Cheshire West and Chester Council by Laira Younger who intends to lease the property and run common wellness courses for the neighborhood.
The yoga studio can be open Monday to Friday from 6.30am till 9.30pm, on Saturday from 7.30am till 9.30pm, and on Sunday from 8.30am till 10pm.
In accordance with the planning software, it’s understood that the church has been unused for round 15 years.
The chapel has been available on the market since August final 12 months.
In a supporting letter accompanying the appliance, proprietor Sarah Ramsden states: “Throughout that interval we now have not acquired nor refused any provides for neighborhood utilization.
“Within the absence of different appropriate curiosity, I assist Laira’s software to lease the property as a yoga studio.
“I’m particularly supportive of the neighborhood engagement and profit arising from such a enterprise.”