Mill Conversion Drawing by Millar Howard Workshop

Our recent planning appeal success highlights the importance of pragmatism in decision making.  The scheme designed by Millar Howard Architects sought the repair, extension and conversion of an existing mill building to facilitate the change of use into a single … Continued

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We provided planning support and strategy regarding a stunning architect designed development in Tetbury.  Its subsequent approval is a prime example of how we as planning consultants really add value to the application process. The scheme: The scheme sought permission … Continued

Dunk

One of our recent granny annexe applications was of particular interest as it fell within an area identified as being a Flood Risk Zone 3 (high risk). The scheme essentially sought to demolish an existing outbuilding and erect annexe accommodation … Continued

extensionsallowed

Our recent approval at planning committee for the retention of extensions and alterations made to a building of merit in a Westminster conservation area, provides an excellent example of how planning consultants add value to householder planning applications. Overview: A … Continued

Architecture WK

Our recent appeal has secured planning permission for first and ground floor extensions and the addition of an orangery, to a residential dwelling within the Twickenham Green Conservation area. Overview: We were approached to assist after the architect working on … Continued

RHomes

Negotiation and a comprehensive planning response has enabled the discharge of several complex pre-commencement conditions on a site for 14 new homes in Bradford. The site: We were approached by Reeson Homes who had purchased the site with an existing … Continued

SelfBuildHouse

A recent report titled ‘Small is beautiful, Delivering more homes through small sites’, published by the Federation of Master Builders and the Local Government Information Unit looks at some of the barriers to enabling small scale development and how these might … Continued

Romford6flats

We have secured approval at planning committee for the development of 6 x high-quality flats in a historic setting, in the centre of Romford. The scheme: The approved scheme will add a vertical extension to an existing retail unit, creating … Continued

ArchioTheLodge

We are delighted with our recent planning approval for the refurbishment and alterations to a Grade II* listed lodge in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire. The proposed development: The Lodge is a Grade II* listed residential structure. The heritage value of the structure … Continued

preappvisiondoc

A question we are frequently asked by our clients is whether their planning proposal requires pre-app and if so, do we think pre-app is worth it. We appreciate such hesitation; some councils charge quite a hefty fee for the pleasure … Continued