Recently decided planning applications


This is a list of the planning applications decided in the week beginning 1 July 2024. You can also view a list of the applications received for the same period.

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Decision: Application Permitted

Application Reference: 24/500999/FULL



Erection of a temporary timber log cabin for training of sea cadets.

Application Type: FULL

Status: Approved

Decision Date: 05/07/2024

Officer: Chloe Berkhauer-Smith

Applicant: Mrs Fay Gooch

Agent:

Address: The Masters Tower College Road Maidstone Kent ME15 6YF

Parish:

Ward: High Street

Decision: Prior Approval Not Required

Application Reference: 24/502248/AGRIC



Prior notification for the erection of a steel framed agricultural storage building. For its prior approval to: - Siting: design and external appearance.

Application Type: AGRIC

Status: Prior Approval Not Required

Decision Date: 01/07/2024

Officer: Chloe Berkhauer-Smith

Applicant: Mr Russell Eley

Agent: Kent Planning Consultancy Ltd

Address: Maplehurst Farm Frittenden Road Staplehurst Kent TN12 0DL

Parish: Staplehurst

Ward: Staplehurst

Decision: Application Permitted

Application Reference: 24/501969/LAWPRO



Lawful Development Certificate for proposed use of the dwelling (C3a) to provide caring facilities for up to 3 persons (C3b).

Application Type: LAWPRO

Status: Approved

Decision Date: 04/07/2024

Officer: Gautham Jayakumar

Applicant: AZ Caring Services

Agent: Katie Parrett And Co Ltd

Address: 82 Old Tovil Road Maidstone Kent ME15 6QG

Parish:

Ward: Tovil

Decision: Application Permitted

Application Reference: 24/501970/LAWPRO



Lawful Development Certificate for proposed use of the dwelling (C3a) to provide caring facilities for up to 3 persons (C3b).

Application Type: LAWPRO

Status: Approved

Decision Date: 04/07/2024

Officer: Gautham Jayakumar

Applicant: AZ Caring Services

Agent: Katie Parrett And Co Ltd

Address: 52 Kent Avenue Maidstone Kent ME15 7HF

Parish:

Ward: Shepway

Decision: Prior Approval Refused

Application Reference: 24/502080/PNEXT



Prior notification for a proposed single storey rear extension which: A) Extends by 3.90 metres beyond the rear wall of the original dwelling. B) Has a maximum height of 3.00 metres from the natural ground level. C) Has a height of 2.60 metres at the eaves from the natural ground level.

Application Type: PNEXT

Status: Prior Approval Refused

Decision Date: 02/07/2024

Officer: Ping Tye

Applicant: Mr Samuel Amadi

Agent: Fred Richard & Associates

Address: 157 Plains Avenue Maidstone Kent ME15 7AX

Parish:

Ward: Shepway North

Decision: Application Permitted

Application Reference: 24/501282/FULL



Erection of a garage (part retrospective).

Application Type: FULL

Status: Approved

Decision Date: 02/07/2024

Officer: Sema Yurtman

Applicant: Mr Matthew Carter

Agent:

Address: Silver Willows Amber Lane Chart Sutton Kent ME17 3SE

Parish: Chart Sutton

Ward: Boughton Monchelsea And Chart Sutton

Decision: Application Permitted

Application Reference: 24/501514/FULL



Erection of single storey rear extension including 1no. rooflight and partial garage conversion.

Application Type: FULL

Status: Approved

Decision Date: 04/07/2024

Officer: Sema Yurtman

Applicant: Debbie Fallis

Agent: Kentec Draughting Services Ltd

Address: 78 Sandling Lane Penenden Heath Maidstone Kent ME14 2EA

Parish:

Ward: Penenden Heath

Decision: Application Permitted

Application Reference: 24/501869/FULL



Erection of single storey side extension to replace existing fully glazed conservatory (Revised scheme to previously approved planning 23/505254/FULL) and change of external finish of dwelling and adjacent garage from exposed facing brick to an applied render finish.

Application Type: FULL

Status: Approved

Decision Date: 01/07/2024

Officer: Sema Yurtman

Applicant: Mr T Downey

Agent: NuCADD Architectural

Address: Meadowside East Street Hunton Maidstone Kent ME15 0RA

Parish: Hunton

Ward: Marden And Yalding

Decision: Application Refused

Application Reference: 24/501621/FULL



Erection of a single storey side and rear extension: front porch and bay window extension. Loft conversion with front and rear dormers and insertion of roof lights including removal of chimneys and changes to fenestration. Garage conversion into a habitable space. Erection of a open car port with storage. widening of existing driveway: creation of new entry and exit point with vehicle crossover.

Application Type: FULL

Status: Refused

Decision Date: 01/07/2024

Officer: Ms Angela Welsford

Applicant: Mr Laurence Leyden

Agent: KLEdesign

Address: Little Orchard Dean Street East Farleigh Maidstone Kent ME15 0PU

Parish: East Farleigh

Ward: Coxheath And Farleigh

Decision: Application Permitted

Application Reference: 24/500605/FULL



Erection of a steel framed canopy.

Application Type: FULL

Status: Approved

Decision Date: 04/07/2024

Officer: Chloe Berkhauer-Smith

Applicant: Mr Nick Dundon

Agent: Mr Philip Beere

Address: Environment Agency Building Allington Lock Castle Road Maidstone Kent ME16 0LU

Parish:

Ward: Allington And Bridge

Decision: Application Permitted

Application Reference: 24/501920/FULL



Change of use from 5(no) person House of Multiple Occupancy (HMO) to 8(no) person HMO (sui generis) with bike and bin storage to rear and bin storage to front including new railings: handrails and changes to fenestration.

Application Type: FULL

Status: Approved

Decision Date: 05/07/2024

Officer: Kathryn Altieri

Applicant: Ms Seda Ekizoglu

Agent: C. B. Wright & Associates Ltd

Address: 19 Brewer Street Maidstone Kent ME14 1RU

Parish:

Ward: Penenden Heath

Decision: Application Permitted

Application Reference: 24/501945/FULL



Partial garage conversion.

Application Type: FULL

Status: Approved

Decision Date: 04/07/2024

Officer: Kerryn Penn

Applicant: Mr & Mrs Stephen & Donna Mason

Agent: Home Design Network Ltd.

Address: 21 Spot Lane Bearsted Maidstone Kent ME15 8NU

Parish: Bearsted

Ward: Bearsted And Downswood

Decision: Application Permitted

Application Reference: 24/502090/SUB



Submission of details to discharge condition 9 - Enhancement of Ecology: Subject to 22/500637/FULL

Application Type: SUB

Status: Approved

Decision Date: 01/07/2024

Officer: Marion Geary

Applicant: Skillcrown

Agent: GDM Architects

Address: Britannia House Granville Road Maidstone Kent ME14 2BJ

Parish: Unparished

Ward: North

Decision: Application Permitted

Application Reference: 24/501932/TPOA



Tree Preservation Order application : Diseased oak - remove as much of the tree (if not all) as allowed.

Application Type: TPOA

Status: Approved

Decision Date: 05/07/2024

Officer: Paul Hegley (MBC)

Applicant: Mrs Vicki O'Connell

Agent:

Address: 40 Bargrove Road Maidstone Kent ME14 5RT

Parish: Boxley

Ward: Grove Green And Vinters Park

Decision: Application Permitted

Application Reference: 23/502892/SUB



Submission of details to discharge conditions 1 (biodiversity scheme) and 2 (landscaping scheme) of planning application 22/501458/FULL.

Application Type: SUB

Status: Approved

Decision Date: 02/07/2024

Officer: Rachael Elliott

Applicant: Mr Pavez Kayani

Agent: Felix Lewis Architects Ltd

Address: Thornden Farm East Sutton Road East Sutton Maidstone Kent ME17 3DY

Parish: East Sutton

Ward: Headcorn And Sutton Valence

Decision: Application Refused

Application Reference: 24/500616/SUB



Submission of details to discharge condition 2 - Enhancement of Biodiversity: Subject to 22/505900/FULL

Application Type: SUB

Status: Refused

Decision Date: 03/07/2024

Officer: Rachael Elliott

Applicant: Mr & Mrs S Carter

Agent: Building Drawings

Address: Coast Cottage West Street Lenham Maidstone Kent ME17 2EP

Parish: Lenham

Ward: Harrietsham

Decision: Withdrawn by Applicant

Application Reference: 23/500552/DOM106



DOM106

Application Type: Application Withdrawn

Status: 04/07/2024

Decision Date: Ulcombe Road & Kings Road Headcorn Kent TN27 9LD

Officer: DOM106 Ref: 15/503325/HYBRID re. Open Space

Applicant: Richard Timms

Agent: SHARRATTS

Address: Land Betwen Mill Bank

Parish:

Ward: Headcorn

Decision: Application Permitted

Application Reference: 24/501735/FULL



Replacement of flat roof with pitched roof to existing side extension.

Application Type: FULL

Status: Approved

Decision Date: 02/07/2024

Officer: Sema Yurtman

Applicant: Mr Chris Payne

Agent: Mr Philip Taylor

Address: 2 North Way Penenden Heath Maidstone Kent ME14 2ET

Parish:

Ward: Penenden Heath

Decision: Application Permitted

Application Reference: 24/501971/SUB



Submission of details to discharge condition 10 - Construction Management Plan: Subject to 21/504204/FULL

Application Type: SUB

Status: Approved

Decision Date: 04/07/2024

Officer: Sema Yurtman

Applicant: Mr & Mrs Henderson

Agent: Blackburn Architects Ltd.

Address: Eyhorne Place Eyhorne Street Hollingbourne Maidstone Kent ME17 1TP

Parish: Hollingbourne

Ward: Harrietsham

Decision: Application Permitted

Application Reference: 24/502112/TPOA



Tree Preservation Order Application: Copper Beech - Crown reduction: Northerly spread of 5m to 3.5m: Easterly spread of 7m to 5m: Westerly spread of 7.5m to 5m: Southerly spread of 7m to 5m: Height of 16.5m reduced to 14m.

Application Type: TPOA

Status: Approved

Decision Date: 04/07/2024

Officer: Steve Launchbury

Applicant: Mr Daniel Jarvis

Agent: Broadleaf Tree Surgery Ltd

Address: Domus North Pole Road Barming Kent ME16 9HG

Parish: Barming

Ward: Barming Heath And Teston

Decision: Application Permitted

Application Reference: 24/501904/FULL



Erection of detached building to accommodate double bay garage and ancillary accommodation.

Application Type: FULL

Status: Approved

Decision Date: 03/07/2024

Officer: Ms Angela Welsford

Applicant: Mr Richard Coulson

Agent: Mr Barry Cox

Address: Hammons Court Plain Road Marden Tonbridge Kent TN12 9LS

Parish: Marden

Ward: Marden And Yalding

Decision: Application Permitted

Application Reference: 24/501069/FULL



Erection of new dwelling house and erection single storey rear extension to the host dwelling including erection of 2no. cycle sheds.

Application Type: FULL

Status: Approved

Decision Date: 05/07/2024

Officer: Chloe Berkhauer-Smith

Applicant: Mr G Savov

Agent: BUILDING DESIGN STUDIO

Address: 62 Sovereigns Way Marden Tonbridge Kent TN12 9QF

Parish: Marden

Ward: Marden And Yalding

Decision: Application Permitted

Application Reference: 24/501197/FULL



Retrospective application for the change of use of land for the exercising of dogs: construction of a parking area: erection of a small field shelter and the placing of dog exercise apparatus on the land.

Application Type: FULL

Status: Approved

Decision Date: 05/07/2024

Officer: Chloe Berkhauer-Smith

Applicant: Mr Terry Davis

Agent: DHA Planning

Address: Land At Pett Farm Pett Road Stockbury Sittingbourne Kent ME9 7RJ

Parish: Stockbury

Ward: North Downs

Decision: Application Refused

Application Reference: 24/501924/LBC



Listed Building Consent for the replacement of existing external fine mesh shutter: with traditional open style external shutter with associated amendments to the shop fascia to reinstate the historic angled fascia.

Application Type: LBC

Status: Refused

Decision Date: 05/07/2024

Officer: Chloe Berkhauer-Smith

Applicant: Cash Converters (UK) Stores Limited

Agent: DHA Planning

Address: 42 Lower Stone Street Maidstone Kent ME15 6NA

Parish:

Ward: High Street

Decision: Application Permitted

Application Reference: 24/501322/FULL



Removal and replacement of an existing storage container

Application Type: FULL

Status: Approved

Decision Date: 04/07/2024

Officer: Gautham Jayakumar

Applicant: Ms. D. Turner

Agent: Andrew Wells Planning & Design

Address: Container Cobtree Manor Park Forstal Road Aylesford Kent

Parish: Boxley

Ward: Boxley

Decision: Application Permitted

Application Reference: 24/501913/FULL



Replace 7 no. single glazed multi-pained windows of modern construction to the west elevation and 3 no. to the east elevation with double glazed casement windows.

Application Type: FULL

Status: Approved

Decision Date: 02/07/2024

Officer: Louise Welsford

Applicant: Lou Carpenter

Agent: Robert Shreeve Associates Ltd

Address: Manor Farm Oast Battle Lane Marden Kent TN12 9DG

Parish: Marden

Ward: Marden And Yalding

Decision: Application Permitted

Application Reference: 24/501914/LBC



Listed Building Consent to replace 7 no. single glazed multi-pained windows of modern construction to the west elevation and 3 no. to the east elevation with double glazed casement windows.

Application Type: LBC

Status: Approved

Decision Date: 02/07/2024

Officer: Louise Welsford

Applicant: Lou Carpenter

Agent: Robert Shreeve Associates Ltd

Address: Manor Farm Oast Battle Lane Marden Kent TN12 9DG

Parish: Marden

Ward: Marden And Yalding

Decision: Application Permitted

Application Reference: 24/501937/TPOA



Tree Preservation Order application: Bushes/trees trimmed from 5m to 3m in height as overhanging property boundary and blocking light.

Application Type: TPOA

Status: Approved

Decision Date: 02/07/2024

Officer: Paul Hegley (MBC)

Applicant: Mr Jamie Eacott

Agent:

Address: 12 Alexandra Glen Walderslade Chatham Kent ME5 9EB

Parish: Boxley

Ward: Boxley Downs

Decision: Application Permitted

Application Reference: 24/501809/SUB



Submission of details to discharge condition 4 (biodiversity) of planning application 24/500769/FULL.

Application Type: SUB

Status: Approved

Decision Date: 02/07/2024

Officer: Ping Tye

Applicant: Mrs J Search

Agent: Anglian Home Improvements

Address: Appledore Weavering Street Weavering Maidstone Kent ME14 5JJ

Parish: Boxley

Ward: Grove Green And Vinters Park

Decision: Application Permitted

Application Reference: 24/502348/SUB



Submission of details to discharge condition 5 (biodiversity scheme) of planning application 24/500378/FULL.

Application Type: SUB

Status: Approved

Decision Date: 03/07/2024

Officer: Rachael Elliott

Applicant: Heritage Designer Homes Ltd

Agent: Boyer

Address: 2 Perryfield Street Maidstone Kent ME14 2SX

Parish:

Ward: Penenden Heath

Decision: Application Permitted

Application Reference: 24/501998/TPOA



TPO application to reduce a group of Elderberry and Confers (G1) to a height of 5m and width to 2.5m.

Application Type: TPOA

Status: Approved

Decision Date: 04/07/2024

Officer: Steve Launchbury

Applicant: Mr Liam Edwards

Agent: Hood's Tree Services Ltd

Address: 42 Church Street Tovil Maidstone Kent ME15 6RB

Parish: Tovil

Ward: Tovil

Decision: Application Permitted

Application Reference: 24/501895/FULL



Demolish existing rear extension and erection of a single storey rear: side and front extension.

Application Type: FULL

Status: Approved

Decision Date: 03/07/2024

Officer: Stephanie Parker

Applicant: Mr Toraye Ramsay

Agent: 1 STOP DESIGN & BUILD

Address: 54 Northumberland Road Maidstone Kent ME15 7LS

Parish:

Ward: Shepway

Decision: Application Permitted

Application Reference: 20/503041/FULL



Change of use of land for siting of 1no. mobile home and 1no. tourer (retrospective).

Application Type: FULL

Status: Approved

Decision Date: 01/07/2024

Officer: Tony Ryan

Applicant: Mr James Smith

Agent:

Address: Grace Meadow Caravan Love Lane Headcorn Ashford Kent TN27 9HL

Parish: Headcorn

Ward: Headcorn

Decision: Application Permitted

Application Reference: 24/501739/FULL



Construction of a detached garage adjacent to the existing bungalow.

Application Type: FULL

Status: Approved

Decision Date: 04/07/2024

Officer: Ms Angela Welsford

Applicant: Fernfield Homes Ltd

Agent:

Address: 4 White House Farm Gardens Stilebridge Lane Linton Kent ME17 4DE

Parish: Linton

Ward: Loose And Linton

Decision: Application Permitted

Application Reference: 24/501903/FULL



Erection of a log storage barn.

Application Type: FULL

Status: Approved

Decision Date: 03/07/2024

Officer: Chloe Berkhauer-Smith

Applicant: Mr J Arnold

Agent: Woodstock Associates

Address: Spindlebush Farm Yalding Hill Yalding Maidstone Kent ME18 6AL

Parish: Yalding

Ward: Marden And Yalding

Decision: Application Refused

Application Reference: 24/501923/FULL



Replacement of existing external fine mesh shutter: with traditional open style external shutter with associated amendments to the shop fascia to reinstate the historic angled fascia.

Application Type: FULL

Status: Refused

Decision Date: 05/07/2024

Officer: Chloe Berkhauer-Smith

Applicant: Cash Converters (UK) Stores Limited

Agent: DHA Planning

Address: 42 Lower Stone Street Maidstone Kent ME15 6NA

Parish:

Ward: High Street

Decision: Application Permitted

Application Reference: 24/501935/FULL



Erection of a single storey side extension to dwelling and erection of a side/rear extension to existing detached garage.

Application Type: FULL

Status: Approved

Decision Date: 04/07/2024

Officer: Gautham Jayakumar

Applicant: Nick and Jenna Priest

Agent: Mr Paul Fowler

Address: 9 Oast Court Yalding Maidstone Kent ME18 6JY

Parish: Yalding

Ward: Marden And Yalding

Decision: Application Permitted

Application Reference: 24/501858/LAWPRO



Lawful Development Certificate for proposed like for like replacement of existing aluminium clad: timber clad: terracotta clad: rendered and facing brick facades and works also to include replacement of timber decking to balconies and terraces.

Application Type: LAWPRO

Status: Approved

Decision Date: 02/07/2024

Officer: Georgina Quinn

Applicant: Taylor Wimpey UK

Agent: PRP Architects

Address: 1 - 196 Kingfisher Meadow Maidstone Kent ME16 8RB

Parish:

Ward: Fant And Oakwood

Decision: Application Refused

Application Reference: 24/501916/FULL



Demolition of an existing outbuilding and construction of a replacement outbuilding.

Application Type: FULL

Status: Refused

Decision Date: 02/07/2024

Officer: Georgina Quinn

Applicant: Mathew Russell

Agent: Mr Paul Fowler

Address: Northdown Chatham Road Sandling Maidstone Kent ME14 3AY

Parish: Boxley

Ward: Boxley Downs

Decision: No Objections

Application Reference: 24/502146/TCA



Conservation area notification: Reduce one Ornamental Plum (T1) by approximately 50 percent: roughly 4 metres: and shape to form the lower crown: to a height of 4 metres; Prune away one unknown species (T2) from the roof to leave clearance of 2 metres: cutting to appropriate branch axils;Reduce and shape one group of trees and shrubs (G1): Reduce and shape and tidy the area below fence height (2 metres).

Application Type: TCA

Status: No Objection

Decision Date: 03/07/2024

Officer: Lewis Bedwell

Applicant: Ms Linda Stone

Agent: The Living Forest Ltd

Address: Tyne Gooseneck Lane Headcorn Kent TN27 9NS

Parish: Headcorn

Ward: Headcorn And Sutton Valence

Decision: Application Permitted

Application Reference: 24/501710/FULL



Section 73 - Application for variation of conditions 5 and 7 of planning permission 23/502165/FULL ( section 73 variation of 77/1559) regard of aircraft power/noise and acrobatic displays/private air special events (planning permission 77/1559 being for "Continued use of land including buildings thereon for purposes of providing aerodrome use for general aviation including business club and leisure flying: charter service: crop spraying: flying school: parachuting and aerial tours").

Application Type: FULL

Status: Approved

Decision Date: 03/07/2024

Officer: Marion Geary

Applicant: Shenley Farm Ltd

Agent: RESI

Address: Headcorn Aerodrome Shenley Farm Shenley Road Headcorn Kent TN27 9HX

Parish: Headcorn

Ward: Headcorn And Sutton Valence

Decision: Application Permitted

Application Reference: 24/501528/FULL



Proposed loft conversion including roof alterations: insertion of 1no. side window and 6no. rooflights.

Application Type: FULL

Status: Approved

Decision Date: 03/07/2024

Officer: Olga Gardiner

Applicant: Mr Mike Lisis

Agent: LM Architects Ltd

Address: 58 Bower Mount Road Maidstone Kent ME16 8AU

Parish:

Ward: Bridge

Decision: Application Permitted

Application Reference: 22/502027/FULL



Erection of 42 no. residential dwellings including affordable housing. Enhancement of existing access from Hermitage Lane and provision of associated hardstanding: landscaping: open spaces and infrastructure including drainage and earthworks.

Application Type: FULL

Status: Approved

Decision Date: 03/07/2024

Officer: Richard Timms

Applicant: Esquire Developments

Agent:

Address: Land North Of 351 Hermitage Lane Maidstone Kent

Parish: Outside All Boroughs

Ward: Outside All Boroughs

Decision: Application Permitted

Application Reference: 24/500401/SUB



Submission of details to discharge condition 6 (site development scheme) of planning application 23/504294/FULL.

Application Type: SUB

Status: Approved

Decision Date: 02/07/2024

Officer: Sam Cowdry

Applicant: Mr M Cash

Agent: SJM Planning Limited

Address: Land Adjacent To The Hawthorns Pye Corner Ulcombe Kent ME17 1EF

Parish: Ulcombe

Ward: Headcorn And Sutton Valence

Decision: Application Permitted

Application Reference: 24/502018/LAWPRO



Lawful Development Certificate for proposed internal alterations: replace half bay windows with flush windows to the front: re-siting of side door: new bifold doors to the rear and demolish chimneys.

Application Type: LAWPRO

Status: Approved

Decision Date: 04/07/2024

Officer: Sema Yurtman

Applicant: Mr Richard Penney

Agent: Ms Mary-Jo Childs

Address: 1 Nursery Avenue Bearsted Kent ME14 4JS

Parish: Bearsted

Ward: Bearsted And Downswood

Decision: Prior Approval Not Required

Application Reference: 24/502058/PNEXT



Prior notification for a proposed single storey rear extension which: A) Extends by 4.50 metres beyond the rear wall of the original dwelling. B) Has a maximum height of 3.50 metres from the natural ground level. C) Has a height of 2.40 metres at the eaves from the natural ground level.

Application Type: PNEXT

Status: Prior Approval Not Required

Decision Date: 01/07/2024

Officer: Sema Yurtman

Applicant: Mr And Mrs Bottle

Agent: Britelite Windows

Address: 33 Cleavesland Yalding Maidstone Kent ME18 6BS

Parish: Yalding

Ward: Marden And Yalding

Decision: Application Permitted

Application Reference: 24/501882/FULL



Erection of a single storey side extension: conversion of existing detached garage to form new utility room and garden store with a glazed link extension to rear of dwelling.

Application Type: FULL

Status: Approved

Decision Date: 02/07/2024

Officer: Stephanie Parker

Applicant: Mr and Mrs M Collins

Agent: Mr Paul Trigg

Address: 82 Langdale Rise Maidstone Kent ME16 0EX

Parish:

Ward: Palace Wood

Decision: Application Permitted

Application Reference: 24/501896/FULL



Section 73 - Application for Minor Material Amendment to approved plans condition 2 (Minor changes made to fenestration to plots 9 and 10) pursuant to 19/501101/FULL for the erection of four detached dwellings and other associated work.

Application Type: FULL

Status: Approved

Decision Date: 03/07/2024

Officer: William Fletcher

Applicant: Mr B Matthews

Agent: John Bullock Design

Address: Appleacres Maidstone Road Sutton Valence Maidstone Kent ME17 3LR

Parish: Sutton Valence

Ward: Headcorn And Sutton Valence

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