Bloomfields have given their client the opportunity to convert a small redundant brick barn to a house. Whilst achieving such conversions are routine for Bloomfields, this case was slightly different in that the building proposed for conversion was only 25 square metres. Although limited in size, now that permission has been achieved, this means the client can consider an application to extend the property. Or they may just wish to sell now that the value has been increased.
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Bloomfields have successfully gained permission for the continued use of equestrian land adjacent to our client’s dwellinghouse for equestrian use. When our client purchased the land it had been used for the grazing of horses for over fifteen years. Our client wished to use the land to keep their own horses on and to provide […]
Bloomfields have successfully gained prior approval for the change of use and conversion of an attractive former oast to two residential dwellings. The former oast was converted into a barn with integral agricultural workers mess. The application was prepared and submitted so that the client could maintain the workers accommodation as well as using the […]
Bloomfields have successfully gained consent for the storage of four mobile homes for seasonal agricultural workers, when they are not in use. This consent provides agricultural workers accommodation on the farm and allows for the necessary infrastructure to be put in place so that the mobile homes do not need to be removed when they […]
Bloomfields is pleased to have successfully obtained planning permission for the conversion of three large portal-framed buildings into detached dwellings. Following the Council’s determination that permitted development rights would not be available for the change of use of the buildings due to the imposition of a restrictive condition, we have managed to work with Officers […]
Another client in the Ashford area is benefitting from planning permission for the conversion of a barn. Yet again this barn had a history of refused planning applications for conversion which were able to be picked apart by Bloomfields’ former Planning Officers. This time the barn was permitted due to the structural work required and […]