Two buildings on a farmstead in rural Kent have been given a significant uplift in value after change of use was granted for the conversion of agricultural buildings to residential use. This was for a former farm office, together with a farm building that had been used for the sale of asparagus from the adjoining fields.
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Bloomfields were instructed to submit an application for a Lawful Development Certificate on behalf of our client for the continuous use of a mobile home for residential purposes on a permanent basis. Our client had continuously occupied the mobile home for some fifteen years however there were periods within the last ten years for which there […]
Bloomfields have gained full planning permission for the demolition of an existing agricultural barn and replacement with a detached dwelling and garage within the Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The scheme followed significant negotiation with the Local Authority before a suitable scheme was agreed. Within the application Bloomfields provided a robust case with supporting information […]
Seeing the opportunity to utilise permitted development rights to assist their client, Bloomfields established the principle for converting an office building to a house in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and Green Belt. Bloomfields then dealt with an application to discharge conditions relating to contamination matters before providing their client with the additional comfort […]
Bloomfields have gained prior approval for the change of use of an agricultural barn to a residential dwelling and associated operational development. Bloomfields successfully managed and presented an attractive conversion for a small traditional style barn to a dwelling house. Given the proximity of the barn to our client’s house, this approval has opened up […]
Bloomfields was contacted after another local planning consultant had failed to get prior notification for the conversion of two agricultural barns to houses. Bloomfields strategically attacked the reasons for refusal in a preliminary application for one dwelling on the site, thus establishing the principal of having a residential unit. Once approved, Bloomfields resubmitted a scheme […]