Residential Planning Permission

May 2nd, 2019 | Posted by Chris Garner in News - (Comments Off)

South Lakeland District Council have granted planning permission to Russell Armer for a housing scheme at Allithwaite following the signing of a S106 agreement to provide affordable housing. The development includes a broad range of houses including 2,3 and 4 bedroomed properties with some bungalows. Garner Planning prepared Affordable Housing, Heritage and Planning Statements in … Read more

Enforcement -Upvc windows and dormer windows

April 5th, 2019 | Posted by Chris Garner in News - (Comments Off)

Upvc windows are rarely considered appropriate in a conservation area but Garner Planning has secured a consent for upvc windows in the Kendal Conservation area, following a retrospective application. Garner Planning has successfully challenged an enforcement notice requiring the removal of a dormer window from a residential property in Bowness on Windermere. If you are … Read more

Residential infill appeal success

February 22nd, 2019 | Posted by Chris Garner in News - (Comments Off)

Garner Planning has secured planning permission for a single dwelling in the village of Leasgill at appeal. Garner Planning was engaged after South Lakeland District Council refused planning permission. The Planning Inspector agreed that the linear nature of the village had been altered by the recent development of two dwellings (secured by Garner Planning in … Read more

Housing Land Supply in South Lakeland – Request for Information

January 25th, 2019 | Posted by Chris Garner in News - (Comments Off)

South Lakeland District Council are asking for information on sites currently allocated for housing development and say:- “It should be note that up to date evidence of sites’ availability and deliverability will be essential in considering whether to carry forward existing allocations into the New Local Plan or whether sites should be de-allocated.” If you … Read more

Allithwaite South Lakeland

January 10th, 2019 | Posted by Chris Garner in News - (Comments Off)

Members of South Lakeland District Council’s Planning Committee voted unanimously to grant planning permission for 23 houses in the village of Allithwaite. Garner Planning acted for Kendal based Russel Armer Ltd in promoting the scheme.    

South Lakeland New Dwelling

January 10th, 2019 | Posted by Chris Garner in News - (Comments Off)

Garner Planning has secured planning permission for a new dwelling based on emerging planning policy. The planning authority considered the proposal was neither infilling or rounding off of the settlement, as required by current policy, but agreed it complied with draft planning policy and therefore granted consent. If you have land or property that you … Read more

Lake District Building Conversions

January 4th, 2019 | Posted by Chris Garner in News - (Comments Off)

The Lake District National Park appear to have adopted a more positive position towards the re-use of redundant or disused traditional buildings in isolated locations in the open countryside. If you have a traditional building and wish to discuss its potential, please give Chris a call.

Garner Planning 10 Years

January 3rd, 2019 | Posted by Chris Garner in News - (Comments Off)

Garner Planning opened for business 10 years ago.

Six storey office building in Blackburn

December 31st, 2018 | Posted by Chris Garner in News - (Comments Off)

Garner Planning, acting as agent for Maple Grove Developments, has secured planning permission for a new six storey building (ground floor commercial uses with offices above) within the Blackburn Cathedral Quarter. The new building will form part of a wider town centre redevelopment scheme that as already been completed following planning and listed building consents … Read more

Certificate of Lawfulness

December 31st, 2018 | Posted by Chris Garner in News - (Comments Off)

Garner Planning has obtained a Certificate of Lawfulness to enable a large dwelling overlooking Lake Windermere to be occupied without the need to comply with a restrictive planning condition limiting occupation to persons employed in the keeping and breeding of horses. If an occupancy restriction is a concern for you give Chris a call to … Read more