Our recent planning application sought a change of use from B1 (office) to a mixed B1/A2 use, to enable a well known national estate agency firm to open their first office in the Gloucestershire area, at a prestigious Grade II* … Continued


Our recent change of use from a restrictive sui generis boat building use to Class B8 has enabled the regeneration of a large empty industrial building in Maldon, Essex. Site context: Located on the quayside of a maritime town, the … Continued


Our latest planning approval sought a change of use from a B8 storage and distribution centre to a B2 car mechanics and service repair garage in Burgess Hill, Sussex. Local opposition and flood risk: Whilst the proposed change of business … Continued


Plainview Planning recently obtained planning approval for the conversion of several agricultural buildings into three, two bed, live/work units in Stroud, Gloucestershire. An innovative scheme on a challenging site: The proposed scheme aimed to utilise the existing redundant and dilapidated … Continued

Osteo treatment

Plainview Planning are delighted with the recent approval for a dual use planning application to enable a D1 osteopathic clinic to run from a B1 office space in Camden, London. The challenge: We were approached to assist after an application … Continued

Buchanan PartnershipNewham20151

Plainview Planning have recently submitted a planning application to the London Borough of Newham which seeks to demolish an existing ancillary warehouse and construct 6 new residential flats with outdoor space. The site: The site houses a single storey warehouse … Continued

Birghton East Sussex

Brighton and Hove City Council announced last week that they are updating their Strategic Land Housing Availability Assessment (SHLAA). They are undertaking a “Call for Sites”, seeking to identify land which has the potential for housing development.  They are specifically … Continued


Plainview Planning have been providing full planning consultancy support on a much needed multimillion-pound scheme to create a regional distribution centre and business park near the A23, at Hickstead, Sussex. There are many benefits to the site at Northlands Farm … Continued

Maldon and Burnham

The regeneration of the Leigh Industrial Estate, Maldon, Essex, has featured in the press once more. This time the story was picked up in the Maldon and Burnham Standard. Their coverage looked at constructive feedback received from the public consultation … Continued

Plainview Planning recently submitted an outline planning application for a scheme which seeks to regenerate Leigh Industrial Estate, in Maldon, Essex. The scheme: The proposed scheme will provide a mixed use development comprising of: up to 145 market and affordable … Continued