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

Change of Use to Showroom

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

Garner Planning has secured planning permission for the change of use of an office building, on a business park just outside Kirkby Lonsdale, to a kitchen showroom use.

Public House conversion to residential

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

Garner Planning has secured two separate consents to convert the Black Swan public house to a residential use. One consent enables a conversion to four apartments and the other to a single dwelling. If you are considering the conversion of a public house to an alternative use please give Chris a call to discuss.  

Consent for conversion of office building to apartments

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

Garner Planning used the Prior Approval process to confirm the change of use of the former Bluefin Insurance Building in Kendal to four apartments.

Extension to Cartmel Car Park

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

Garner Planning acted for Holker Estate in securing planning permission to increase the existing car park from 151 spaces to 232 spaces within the Cartmel Conservation Area.

New dwelling appeal success in National Park

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

Garner Planning has won an appeal for a new dwelling at Field Broughton, near Cartmel, within the Lake District National Park. If you have been unsuccessful with a planning application and need advice on the prospects of securing consent at appeal, please give Chris a call to discuss.

New Builders’ Merchant premises

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

Garner Planning has provided planning support to Aamir Design in securing planning permission for a builders’ merchants on a former car showroom site, in Maghull, Sefton, Merseyside.