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Approval of Self Build Barn Conversion

Planning Permission granted for a Self Build Barn Conversion in Bedfordshire. Prior notification for change of use from an Agricultural building to a dwellinghouse (Use Class C3) was approved in August 2015. Following this a full planning application for conversion of the barn to form dwellinghouse and erection of a detached car barn was [...]

By |2022-03-30T13:24:59+01:00March 30th, 2022|LATEST PROJECTS|0 Comments

2022 Planning News Update – Q1

2022 has certainly started with numerous changes in the Planning and Housing arena. Some latest news and updates are set out in our quarterly update below: National Planning The Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities published the Levelling Up White Paper early in 2022. There are now only a few of the changes [...]

By |2022-03-25T16:16:42+00:00March 25th, 2022|NEWS UPDATES|0 Comments

Approval of Reserved Matters for 30 dwellings in Milton Keynes

Reserved Matters approval has been granted for 30 dwellings on Phase 4A of the Milton Keynes Tattenhoe Park for developer Lodge Park Ltd. Outline Planning Permission was granted for 1310 dwellings with associated infrastructure and community facilities in 2007 and again in 2017 at Tattenhoe Park on the western edge of Milton Keynes. Phased [...]

By |2022-03-16T16:29:08+00:00March 16th, 2022|LATEST PROJECTS|0 Comments

Central Bedfordshire Local Plan Review commenced

Following the adoption of the Central Bedfordshire Local Plan in 2021 and in accordance with  Local Plan Policy SP1a which undertakes that the Council will commence a Partial Review of the Plan within six months of adoption, the Council have now published a draft timetable for the Review as follows: Commence evidence gathering for [...]

By |2022-04-05T15:39:37+01:00February 18th, 2022|NEWS UPDATES|1 Comment

2021 Planning News Update – Q4

As 2021 draws to an end it will be interesting to see how the government proposes to move forward with Planning and Housing in 2022. News and updates are set out in our quarterly update below: National Planning The Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities are expected to publish a White Paper early [...]

By |2021-12-23T09:42:19+00:00December 23rd, 2021|NEWS UPDATES|0 Comments

Low Impact Dwelling retained on appeal

This low impact dwelling in Buckinghamshire was granted on appeal in November 2009. A developer bought the site and commenced work in 2016.  However some amendments were made to the design during the construction and the Planning Authority requested a retrospective application which was refused.  An Enforcement Notice was then issued to demolish the [...]

By |2021-12-10T08:45:03+00:00December 10th, 2021|LATEST PROJECTS|0 Comments

Holiday Opening times

Best wishes to all our loyal clients for a Happy Holiday period and a Prosperous New Year. Our Holiday opening times are set out above. We look forward to working with new and existing clients in 2022.

By |2021-12-15T09:18:43+00:00December 3rd, 2021|NEWS UPDATES|0 Comments

Two Detached dwellings approved on garden land

Planning Permission has been granted for two detached dwellings on garden land in a Bedfordshire town for Status Homes Ltd. The site lies to the north of an existing small housing development and currently forms part of the rear garden of an existing house. The adjoining land to the north is residential gardens and [...]

By |2021-11-17T11:58:39+00:00November 17th, 2021|LATEST PROJECTS|0 Comments

Permission for new building for Captain Tom Foundation

Planning Permission has been granted for a new building for use in connection with The Captain Tom Foundation and its charitable objectives. Whilst the approved building is for uses incidental to the enjoyment of the dwelling house it is within the curtilage of a Grade II Listed Building and therefore required express planning permission. [...]

By |2021-11-17T10:33:33+00:00November 17th, 2021|LATEST PROJECTS|0 Comments

2021 Planning News Update – Q3

As we approach the finish of Q3 of 2021 its good to see that Planning and Housing remain a focus of the current government. News and updates are set out in our quarterly update below: National Planning Michael Gove has been appointed as the new Secretary of State for the renamed Department for Levelling [...]

By |2021-10-01T16:18:24+01:00October 1st, 2021|NEWS UPDATES|0 Comments
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