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Mega builder Toll Brothers plans to appeal a decision by the Westtown Township board of supervisors, which has denied the construction of 317 homes at Crebilly Farm. According to the Daily Local News, no court date has been set by the Chester County Court of Common Pleas to address the appeal.  A series of hearings last summer heard comments from both area residents, open space preservationists and those concerned about the history of the tract of land on which the Crebilly Farms development was proposed. At issue was a more than 300-home development that many saw to be in direct opposition to maintaining the last remaining large tract of open space along Route 202 in the area, located between Routes 202 and 926 in Westtown Township. Township supervisors unanimously voted to deny Toll an application for conditional use. The court might not make a decision for more than a year concerning the future of the 322-acre farm, which is also located in the area and the site of the Revolutionary War era Battle of the Brandywine. Last year, the township cited traffic congestion, construction of a connector road and the preservation of scenic views as reasons to forbid Toll Brothers the right to build. An appeal filed last week by Toll Brothers says: “The reasons for denial set forth in the board’s decision constitute an abuse of the board’s discretion, are improper as a matter of law and are not supported by substantial evidence.”