Following the rejection in June of the application for Public Rights of Way through the grounds at Knowle by the County Council's Public Rights of Way Committee
Futures Forum: Public Rights of Way through Knowle: rejected
this report is just in:
Footpaths at the Knowle ARE public footpaths, rules Inspector | Save Our Sidmouth
See documentation from the rejection in June:
Public Rights of Way () - Fri Jun 21 2013
It seems that the District Council might have confused the different Acts...
Public rights of way | The National Archives