Current Planning Applications
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Reduce height of Leylandi hedge on rear boundary by 2 metres
Reduce height of Laurel hedge on boundary with the London Road by 50 cm.
Approved 10th May 2023
Millstones. Spur Road. Abbotswood.
T1 - Large Macrocarpa Tree. Lift crown by three metres.
T2 - Large Lime Tree. Reduce crown height by three metres and reduce radial width by three metres. The finished height to be 18 metres with an average radial spread of three metres. These works are to improve light to an adjacent property.
Approved 6th April 2023.
Non material amendment to planning permission 19/P/01063 approved on 07/08/2019 to replace three panels of render above a window with glazing on the north west elevation.
Approved 16th March 2023
Burwood House, London Road.
Reduce height of conifer hedge by ten feet to about thirty feet in height.
Approved 22nd March 2023
Woodlands. 26A Abbotswood.
Reduce lateral limbs to Oak tree (T1) overhanging roof by 2 metres to suitable growth points. Remove heavily leaning Lime tree (T2) overhanging roof. Remove deadwood from Beech tree (T3)
Approved 24th April 2023
Tylers Croft, Abbotswood Close
Proposed five bedroon three storey detached dwelling and new garage following the demolition of an existing garage.
Public consultation period expired 22nd February 2023
The addition of rooms in roofspace with new dormer windows, internal alterations and replacement front gates, new garage and outbuildings.
Approved 23rd March 2023
Variation of Condition 2 of application 22/P/00930 approved on 26/07/22 to allow for changes to the approved replacement porch and the addition of an external loggia and the removal of two first floor windows.
Approved 21st March 2023
The replacement of two existing sheds with a brick built structure at ground floor level only.
Approved 18th January 2023
Non material amendment to planning application 21/P/02470 approved 10/2/2022 for the relocation of a rooflight from the rear side elevation to the rear elevation and the insertion of a rooflight to the front elevation to the right hand side.
Approved 18th January 2023
Fell cedar tree in rear garden
Appproved 20th December 2022
Erection of a single storey pool house with ancillary rooms
Approved 25th January 2023
Tylers Croft, Abbotswood Close
Erection of a detached dwelling with associated access, parking and enabling works together with the erection of a new garage to Tylers Croft following the demolition of an existing garage.
T1 - Pyracanthus - Fell tree
T2 - Pyracanthus - Reduce crown by 40% or remove
T3 - Purple Leaf Plum - Remove dead wood from tree or fell tree if not viable
The purpose of this application is to reinstate a permit to carry out work to trees in a conservation area first granted permission in 28th July 2020 under tree application 21/T/00176
Approved 15th August 2022
Parrotia Tree - reduce top and sides by two metres and lift crown by two metres and shape.
Approved 15th July 2022
Variation of condition 2 (approved drawoings) of planning permission 20/P/02123
Approved 26th July 2022
Certificate of Lawfulness to establish whether the erection of two outbuildings (a garden room and a small gymnasium in the back garden) would be lawful.
Approved 15th June 2022
Erection of a detached double garage in the front garden.
Refused 10th October 2022
T1 Pine Tree - remove lowest limb over drive
T2 Pine Tree - remove two lowest limbs over drive and two dead limbs growing towards house
T3 Pine Tree - reduce height by 6 metres leaving a height of 14 metres
Approved 9th March 2022
Proposed single storey side and single storey rear extension with the removal of two bay windows and changes to fenestration.
Approved 12th April 2022
Reduce crown of Willow Tree in back garden by 4-5 metres
Approved 7th March 2022
Proposed replacement of windows on the front elevation with double glazed units
Approved 1st March 2022
Proposed conversion of existing roofspace to provide two bedrooms with two new dormer windows to the rear and two Velux style rooflights to the front and side. Replacement of rear hipped roof with new gable roof.
Approved 10th February 2022
Proposed new front porch and new side extension following demolition of existing porch and proposed new two storey rear extension.
Refused 18th August 2022
Erection of a rear conservatory following the demolition of an existing conservatory and the replacement of single glazed leaded light windows with double glazed leaded lights throughout.
Approved 31st January 2022
The Gatehouse 1A Abbotswood
Fell mature conifer in rear garden
Approved 26th October 2021
Reduce crown of willow tree in rear garden by 1 metre overall
Approved 19th October 2021
Proposed new timber gates on timber posts mounted just behind existing brick pillars
Approved 24th November 2021
Application to build a single storey rear extension with some changes to the fenestration of the existing property
Approved 27th January 2022
Application to fell an apple tree in the rear garden
Approved 17th September 2021
Elisa. Abbotswood Close
Application for a single storey side and rear extension.
Approved 29th July 2021
Conversion of existing garage to habitable accommodation with front-facing dormer window above. First floor rear extension including juliet balcony and other changes to fenestration, replacement of roof tiles and other external alterations.
Approved 11th August 2021
Application to trim the top of a prunus laurocerasus hedge to the front of the property; to reduce the crown of prunus Cerasifera tree which is overhanging the highway; to trim and prune the hedge ovehanging the right hand side of the driveway.
Approved 18th June 2021
Application for a Certificate of Lawfulness to establish whether the replacement of the existing wooden windows and doors with double or triple glazed windows and doors in ether wood, metal or uPVC would be lawful.
Approved 24th November 2021
Application for a Certificate of Lawfulness to determine whether a timber summerhouse in the rear garden is deemed permitted development.
Approved 8th June 2021
Application to fell a line of eight to ten Leylandii on the rear boundary.
Application to erect a summer house and a garden shed following the demolition of an existing shed.
Approved 3rd November 2021
Extension to existing detached garage following demolition of existing greenhouse.
3 x Thuja's (T1, T2 & T3) - reduce height by 1.5 metres to previous reduction points and trim back.
Certificate of lawfulness to establish whether the proposed single storey detached outbuilding is lawful.
Proposed erection of a single storey rear extension, with alterations to the front elevation including a porch extension, dual pitch gable roof above existing garage, changes to external material of brick to white render on the front and side elevation on the first floor, removal of a chimney stack and changes to fenestration.
Certificate of Lawfulness for a proposed development to establish whether the resurfacing of the driveway with porous materials would be lawful.
Permission is sought to remove the two lowest branches of a Horse Chestnut leaving a crown height of 12 metres and a spread of four metres, and to reduce the crown height of a Lime Tree to 8 metres and its spread by 1.5 metres. Both trees are in the back garden.
Permission is sought for a variation of condition 2 of application 10/P/01580 approved 16/12/2010 for the substitution of drawings PL/101 Rev C, PL/102 Rev C and PL/103 Rev C received on 18/06/2020, to be replaced by PL/101 Rev H, PL/102 Rev G and PL/103 Rev J.
T1 Chestnut - reduce limbs over wall by three metres and remove deadwood and hung. T2 Beech Tree - reduce limbs extending towards 35 Selbourne Road by two metres.
Application for retrospective planning consent for a variation to Condition 4 in that the extension as built is not entirely in accordance with the approved drawings.
Application to fell a mature Eucalyptus Tree because of its proximity to the building and because it is causing subsidence. Also seeking permission to cut back the branches of a mature oak which is touching the building and to raise the canopy by one metre.
Application for a Certificate of Lawfulness for a pair of metal gates to an existing driveway
Removal of a dangerous tree in the front garden
Proposed single storey side extension
Thin out crown of Oak tree in rear garden by 15% and remove dead wood
Applcation to build an outdoor swimming pool in the front garden at 14 Abbotswood
Application for retrospective planning consent for a timber trellis on the rear boundary
Reduce height of Willow tree by about a half and repollard remaining stems
Reduce conifer hedge along the front boundary by 3 metres and trim the side by 0.2 metres (Abbotswood Conservation Area)
Purple leaf plum (T5) - fell and replace with the same species; Judas tree (T6) - fell and replace with the same species (Abbotswood Conservation Area).
Fell Pyracanthus (T1) because it is falling away from the house. Reduce crown of Pyracanthus (T2) because of excessive shading. Remove deadwood from Purple Leaf Plum (T3) and prune to promote new growth. (Abbotswood Conservation Area).
& T2 Leylandi - reduce crown height from 11m to 6m, reduce width from 8m to 6m.
T3 Leylandi/Conifer - reduce crown height by 30% and trim width.
T4, T5, & T6 Sycamore - reduce height from 11m to 6m and trim.
T7 Ash - reduce crown height from 13m to 8m, trim and thin.
Variation of condition 2 (drawing numbers) of planning application 10/P/01580 allowed on appeal (APP/Y3615/D/10/2140083) 16/12/2010, to allow for changes to the fenestration and roof height of the front extension.
Variation of Condition 2 (approved plans) of planning permission 19/P/00769 approved on 25/06/2019, to allow changes to the approved scheme (ancillary outbuilding and gates).
Consultation period expires 17th July 2020
Work to a number of trees in the back garden including Macrocarpa (T1) - reduce crown height from 11m to 6m and width from 8m up to 6m; Castlewellan (T2) - reduce crown height from 11m to 6m and width from 8m up to 6m.; Cypress (T5) - reduce crown height from 11m to 6m and width from 8m up to 4m; Fir (T6) - fell; Fir tree (T7) - fell; Fir tree (T8) - fell; Acer (T9) - crown thin by less than 20%; Persian ironwood (T10) - crown thin by less than 20%; Swamp cypress (T11) - crown thin by less than 20%; Liquid amber (T12) - remove deadwood. Decided
This application provides full details of top surface of the new driveway and access, inlcuding colour & finish. The hardstanding area on the frontage shall have a pourous surface. Conditions 3 and 9. (19/P/00769, approved 25/06/2019).
Registered 14th June 2020
Proposed replacement front door, front windows and access gate to the property
Fell three conifers on rear boundary. This work is connected to the hedge replacement at 29A Abbotswood, approved in a previous application, to replace overgrown hedging conifers with Thujas to match existing hedge.
Application to fell an Ash Tree suffering from Ash dieback.