Author Archives: Chris Garner

Yorkshire Dales National Park

March 14th, 2022 | Posted by Chris Garner in News - (Comments Off on Yorkshire Dales National Park)

Garner Planning has secured planning permission for two holiday let pods on a site located partly within the Sedbergh Conservation Area.

Lake District Local Occupancy Areas

March 14th, 2022 | Posted by Chris Garner in News - (Comments Off on Lake District Local Occupancy Areas)

Garner Planning has secured a variation to a planning condition to significantly increase the number of parishes including in the local occupancy area so persons from a wider area qualify to occupy the property.

Lake District Holiday Let

March 14th, 2022 | Posted by Chris Garner in News - (Comments Off on Lake District Holiday Let)

Garner Planning has secured planning permission for the change of use of a former school building for holiday let purposes.

GUEST HOUSE TO HOLIDAY LET

February 11th, 2022 | Posted by Chris Garner in News - (Comments Off on GUEST HOUSE TO HOLIDAY LET)

Garner Planning has secured planning permissions for the change of use of three guest houses to holiday lets in the Lake District National Park (Keswick, Windermere and Bowness). Guest house owners are responding to the impact of the pandemic and a potential longer term change in customer demand for guest house accommodation.

National Park Housing Scheme

February 11th, 2022 | Posted by Chris Garner in News - (Comments Off on National Park Housing Scheme)

Garner Planning has secured outline planning permission for two dwellings in the village of Crosthwaite in the Lake District National Park. Thanks is given to Jeffrey & Rigg, Rubicon Project Consultancy, Envirotech and Yew Tree for their supporting work.

Lodge Park Estate Manager’s Home

June 10th, 2021 | Posted by Chris Garner in News - (Comments Off on Lodge Park Estate Manager’s Home)

In 2006 the Lake District National Park Authority refused planning permission for a new estate manager’s lodge at Neaum Crag near Ambleside. A susbsequent appeal was dismissed in 2008. Garner Planning argued that there had been a significant change in circumstances. Applying the nationally described space standards demonstrated that the existing lodge was too small … Read more

Yorkshire Dales National Park Consent for New Dwellings

May 6th, 2021 | Posted by Chris Garner in News - (Comments Off on Yorkshire Dales National Park Consent for New Dwellings)

Garner Planning has secured planning and listed building consent for the conversion of a listed farm building into two dwellings and the erection of a new dwelling within the Orton Conservation Area. Lanquest Properties Limited provided the drawings and amendments as required and agreed with the local planning authority.  

Replacement Dwelling near Keswick

February 10th, 2021 | Posted by Chris Garner in News - (Comments Off on Replacement Dwelling near Keswick)

Garner Planning, acting as agent for the property owners, has secured planning permission to replace an existing 1960’s/70’s dwelling with a larger eco Passivhaus. The new dwelling will have fine views down Derwent Water to Borrowdale. The new dwelling has been designed by EcoArc, an architectural practice based in Kentmere.

Part Q followed by Full Planning Permission

February 2nd, 2021 | Posted by Chris Garner in News - (Comments Off on Part Q followed by Full Planning Permission)

In 2020 Garner Planning obtained confirmation from Allerdale Borough Council that the proposed conversion of a farm building was permitted development (i.e. Part Q). In 2021 full planning permission was secured for the conversion with additional works (not falling within Part Q) to achieve an exemplar Passivhaus eco standard. The additional features include PV panels, … Read more

Yorkshire Dales National Park Call for Sites

January 7th, 2021 | Posted by Chris Garner in News - (Comments Off on Yorkshire Dales National Park Call for Sites)

The Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority are asking landowners to put forward any sites they consider should allocating for development. If you have land you wish to be considered and would like put forward contact Chris Garner. The deadline for submissions is 26th February 2021.