Big Top Productions can demolish Annie Millers despite neighbours urging Glasgow planning chiefs to reject the bid.
East Lothian planners approved the raising of the fence, ruling it would not impact on neighbours’ light.
John Campbell transformed a caravan into a cottage for his 80-year-old father.
The householder was unaware permission was needed for the decking in the first place.
Concern about fly-tipping and thefts at the unmanned site, on the outskirts of Gorebridge in Midlothian, were raised by locals.