Planning

Projects

New Fold Farm, Soil Hill, Halifax – Calderdale Council

Emery Planning was instructed to progress a planning application for a replacement dwelling to a traditional farmhouse in the designated Green Belt in Soil Hill, near Halifax. The proposed replacement dwelling, designed by Andrew Wallace Architects, was for a high-quality, modern and sustainable design concept that represented a departure from

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Land at Old Hall Farm, Over Kellet – Lancaster City Council

On behalf of Oakmere Homes, Emery Planning has secured an approval from Lancaster City Council for reserved matters relating to the development of 55 new homes at land at Old Hall Farm, Over Kellet. Following the approval of outline planning permission in April 2018, the site was allocated for residential

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Hawthorn Farm, Hough Lane, Alderley Edge – Cheshire East Council

Emery Planning has secured planning permission at appeal for a complex enforcement case relating to a residential development on Hough Lane, Alderley Edge within the designated Green Belt. Planning permission had originally been granted in 2016 for a residential development, which included barn conversions, and a subsequent breach of planning

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Rough Heys, Henbury – Cheshire East Council

Emery Planning was appointed to provide planning services relating to the redevelopment of a site on Rough Heys Lane, Henbury. The site consisted of a workshop building and was therefore previously developed land, located within the Cheshire Green Belt and in a rural location. Emery Planning was instructed to advise

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Green Lane, Bollington – Cheshire East Council

Emery Planning has secured planning permission on appeal for an extension to an existing cottage in the Green Belt which equates to a 195% increase in the floor space of the original dwelling. The property is a relatively small detached stone cottage which already benefitted from planning permission and permitted

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Gwynant, Plumley Moor Road, Plumley – Cheshire East Council

Emery Planning secured planning permission on appeal in November 2018 for the redevelopment of the existing dwelling ‘Gwynant’ on Plumley Moor Road in Plumley and its replacement with two semi-detached ‘infill’ dwellings. Cheshire East Council was of the view that the replacement building would be materially larger than the modest-sized

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Land at Shaw Lane, Hadfield – High Peak Borough Council

Emery Planning secured planning permission on appeal for 9 dwellings at Shaw Lane, Hadfield, High Peak in December 2018. There were a number of site constraints including protected trees; challenging site levels; relationships with existing and approved housing; and the need to provide a buffer to either side of a

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Land at Frog Lane, Pickmere – Cheshire East Council

Emery Planning has secured outline planning permission on appeal for an infill dwelling and associated outbuildings at Frog Lane, Pickmere. The approved scheme comprises a large (4/5 bedroom) dwelling with associated garaging and a workshop. The site is currently a paddock and is set outside the Pickmere village inset boundary,

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Levenot, Bowdon – Trafford Borough Council

Emery Planning has secured planning permission on appeal for a replacement dwelling on Charcoal Road, Bowdon. The approved replacement dwelling is 72% larger than the existing property in terms of above-ground volume with additional accommodation within a newly created subterranean basement. The site presently comprises a detached dwelling and is

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205 St George’s Road, Bolton – Bolton Council

We were instructed to advise following the refusal of planning permission by Bolton Council for the change of use of a shop to a hot food takeaway (A5 Use). We prepared a new case in support of the proposal and submitted a revised planning application on behalf of the client,

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1 Stocks Cottages, Rainow – Cheshire East Council

We were instructed to progress an appeal for the erection of a single dwelling house in Rainow further to the refusal of planning permission by Cheshire East Council on the basis of harm to the residential amenity of adjoining occupiers. This appeal was allowed with the Planning Inspector agreeing that

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Bennetston Hall, Buxton – Peak District National Park

Planning permission was obtained for the complete refurbishment and extension of Bennetston Hall to form a dedicated conference facility together with 32 bedrooms for our client Chimp Management Limited. Bennetston Hall is situated in the Peak District National Park and has been empty for over 30 years. The Hall will

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