Our client was threatened with enforcement action for a barn that had been built contrary to the originally approved plans and for a different use. Bloomfields demonstrated that the barn had been located on site for sufficient length of time to justify its retention and subsequent immunity from enforcement. We provided the necessary Statutory Declarations to accompany the Certificate of Lawfulness application. The barn can now be lawfully retained on site.
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Lawful Development Certificate approved for large scale tourist destination at Kent and Sussex border
We were pleased to have drawn a successful conclusion to planning matters at Groombridge Place this year. Having been in discussion with our colleagues at the Local Planning Authority over the last couple of years, we have sought to provide the necessary evidence and information to demonstrate the commercial use of land and buildings at […]
Bloomfields has worked with Rochester Airport to deliver a range of projects at the airport. This has included the relocation of two helipads and the de-commissioning of another within the site. This was a contentious application, which required the support of Highways England with regard to the site’s proximity to the M2 Motorway and HS2 […]
Bloomfields was proud to support the top fruit industry and their client in obtaining planning permission for over 3,500 square metres of CA stores and a new bin pad storage area. This was achieved without the requirement for this application to go to the Planning Committee, even though the facility was large and in the […]
Bloomfields has met its client’s requirement to obtain planning approval for a storage facility and yard extension within a required timeframe. This has made applying for grant funding possible. This is not only a fantastic planning achievement for the team and the client’s business, but one which has the potential to significantly reduce the build […]
Bloomfields has obtained approval for the Change of Use of a former agricultural building to B1 (Business), using the Class R permitted development rights. Within the application, Bloomfields provided a robust case with supporting information to prove that the conversion was feasible and the works could be carried out without the need for major rebuilding, […]