Planning Applications

The Local Planning Authority for Batcombe is Mendip District Council.  The District Council has a duty to consult the Parish Council on planning applications within the parish of Batcombe. 

 

Listed below are the planning applications that the Parish Council has been notified of in 2016 - the most recent first.  Details of previous year's planning applications can be found by clicking on the relevant page on the panel to the left.

 

More details about each application can be found on the District Council's website.  Just click on the Planning Application Search button below and then enter the application number in the field and press the "Search" button.   

Information about planning applications in Batcombe since 2000 should be accessible via the District Council's Planning Application Search.  If you do not know the application number, entering the name of the parish (Batcombe) and the site address should produce the required result.  

  

Application

Number

Location Description

Parish

Council

Response

Status 

2017/1708

Batcombe Lodge

Batcombe

BA4 6BZ

Listed Building Consent

Masonry Works to Elevations

Left decision to planning officer

Application Validated

16/6/17

2016/1657

The Stables

Crows Hill

Batcombe

Convert and extend stable building for use as holiday accommodation Recommend Refusal

Refused

19/10/16

Appealed

7/6/17

2017/1454

Spring Cottage

Batcombe

BA4 6HD

Replace doors and windows, block 5 no. windows, insert new windows in garage, render block elevations and carry out internal alterations

Recommend

Approval

Application Validated

26/5/17

2017/1190

Batcombe Lodge

Batcombe

BA4 6BZ

Listed Building Consent

Replacement windows

Recommend

Approval

Approved

20/6/17

2017/1020

Ravenswood

Baileys Lane

Westcombe

BA4 6EN

Erection of first floor and single storey extensions to existing single storey dwelling and recladding of existing building fabric; new single storey pool house; and car port. Approved before being considered by the Parish Council

Approved

7/6/17

2017/0373

Batcombe Park

(Valley View Farm)

Batcombe

BA4 6AJ

Demolition of the existing dwelling and outbuildings (2 retained) and a single replacement dwelling.

Withdrawn before being 

considered

Withdrawn

20/4/17

2017/0434

The Weavers House

Kale Street

Batcombe

BA4 6AB

Tree Works in a CA

Acer (T1) - fell because tree has substantial die back from crown to ground level ...

Decision left to Tree Officer

No Objection

24/3/17

2017/0227

Elm House

Kale Street

Batcombe

BA4 6AB

Listed Building Consent

Conversion of barn for residential accommodation, reinstatement of adjacent shed (part-demolished) to provide a kitchen, and opening a blocked doorway to link the two buildings.

Recommend

Approval

Application Validated

10/2/17

2017/0221

Pastoral

Millards Hill

Batcombe

BA4 6AE

Tree Works in a CA

T1 Willow

Fell to ground level

Recommend

Approval

No Objection

10/3/17

2017/0220

Netherlea

Back Lane

Batcombe

BA4 6HE

Tree Works in a CA

T1 Pine.  Fell to ground level.  T2 and T3 Acers to 2m and shape.

Recommend

Approval

No Objection

2/3/17

2017/0072

Batch Orchard

Back Lane

Batcombe

Tree Works in a CA

Fell T2 Beech.

Leave decision to Tree Officer

No Objection

8/2/17

2016/2900

Batch Orchard

Back Lane

Batcombe

Works TPO Trees

T1 Horse Chestnut endweight reduce east side by 2m large included fork minimize weight. 

T2 Beech fell poor unions at ground level.

Leave decision to Tree Officer

Approved

2/3/17

2016/2705

Donegal Cottage

Kale Street

Batcombe

Extension to existing residential dwelling

Recommend

Approval

Application Withdrawn

2016/2706

Donegal Cottage

Kale Street

Batcombe

Listed Building Consent

Extension to existing residential dwelling

Recommend

Approval

Application Withdrawn

2016/2437

The Cottage

Holly Hill

Batcombe

Demolition of existing garage and retaining wall.  Erection of new utility room and cycle store, rebuilding of retaining wall.  Replacement of windows to east and south elevations.

Recommend

Approval

Approved

16/11/16

2016/1811

Carrot Hill Farmhouse

Spargrove Lane

Batcombe

Retrospective: Erection of replacement dwelling (amended from that approved under permission 2011/0075) to include retention of plantroom outbuilding and alterations to main roof to include the installation of roof lights Recommend Refusal

Approved

22/12/16

2016/2153

Batcombe

Village Hall

Back Lane

Batcombe

Tree Works in a CA

Ash (T1) fell

to ground level.

Recommend

Approval

No Objection

31/10/16

2016/2137

Honeycliff Cottages

Honeycliff

Batcombe

Proposed single storey extension

Recommend

Approval

Approved

 4/10/16

2016/1936

Batcombe Lodge

Batcombe

BA4 6BZ

Application for the removal of condition 2 ("the proposed barn conversion hereby approved shall not be sold off or leased separately from the main farmhouse") from planning permission 067016/002

Recommend

Refusal

Condition Withdrawn

7/2/17

2016/1874

Cedar Lodge

Baileys Lane

Westcombe

Application for a Lawful Development Certificate for an activity in breach of planning condition 6 (employed in local agriculture) on planning permission 067508.

Recommend

Approval

Approved

 6/10/16

2016/1849

Laburnum Cottage

Westcombe

Listed Building Consent

Take down and rebuild boundary garden wall as per existing.

Recommend

Approval

Approved

 16/9/16

2016/1704

Turret House

Church Farm

Batcombe

BA4 6HD

Construction of a shed/greenhouse

Recommend

Approval

Approved

 1/9/16

2016/1657

The Stables

Crows Hill

Batcombe

Convert and extend stable building for use as holiday accommodation

Recommend

Refusal

Refused

19/10/16

2016/1343

Beeches Farm

'Lodge Road'

Batcombe

Erection of garage side extension

Recommend

Approval

Approved

 7/7/16

2016/0946

Cherry Cottage

Westcombe

BA4 6ER

Installation of a new window on the first floor east elevation

Recommend

Approval

Approved

 1/6/16

2016/0476

South View

Kale Street

Batcombe

BA4 6AB

Listed Building Consent

Change of use of single room within dwelling from A1 to dwelling; change of use of single dwelling back to two separate dwellings.

Recommend

Approval

Approved

 19/4/16

2016/0475

South View

Kale Street

Batcombe

BA4 6AB

Change of use of single room within dwelling from A1 to dwelling; change of use of single dwelling back to two separate dwellings.

Recommend

Approval

Approved

 19/4/16

2016/0129

The Forge

Chapel Row

Batcombe

Tree Works in a CA

Proposed works to T1 and T3 Prunus sp - crown reduce by 1-2m and shape; T2, T4 and G1 all Prunus sp: Fell.

Recommend

Approval

No Objection

9/3/16

2016/0074

Carrot Hill Farmhouse

Spargrove Lane

Batcombe

Variation of Conditions

Variation of condition 3 of planning permission 2011/0075 to allow the development to be constructed to Level 4 in the Code for Sustainable Homes

Recommend

Refusal

Approved

 17/8/16

2015/3075

The Parsonage

Gold Hill

Batcombe

Tree Works in a CA

Proposed pruning of two trees in a Conservation Area.  T1 Lime - 60% pollard to address storm damage; T2 Poplar -

remove deadwood

Recommend

Refusal

No Objection

4/3/16

2015/2516

The Old Barn

Batcombe

Tree Works in a CA

T1 Maple - pruning above old wound

T2 Chilean Pine -

fell (dead)

Recommend

Approval

No Objection

12/11/15

2015/2194

Ivy Wall House

Back Lane

Batcombe

BA4 6AZ

Felling Trees in a CA

T1 Purple Leaf Plum - fell to ground level

T2 Goat Willow -

fell to ground level

Recommend

Approval

No Objection

16/10/15

2015/2156

1 Sunnyside

Gold Hill

Batcombe

Felling Trees in a CA

Proposed felling of a Crab Apple tree

Recommend

Approval

No Objection

16/10/15

2015/0810

Batcombe Lodge

Batcombe

BA4 6BZ 

Listed Building Consent

Proposed alterations and extension of existing utility/ cloakroom

Recommend

Approval

Approved

 22/10/15

2015/0807

Batcombe Lodge

Batcombe

BA4 6BZ 

Proposed alterations and extension of existing utility/ cloakroom

Recommend

Approval

Approved

 22/10/15

2015/0537

The Old Forge

Westcombe

BA4 6ER

Enlargement of first floor opening in existing stone gable wall

Recommend

Refusal

Amended

Application

Approved

17/6/15

2015/0296

Fir Tree Cottage

Batcombe

BA4 6HD

Felling Trees in a CA

5 conifers - fell because of excessive shading and some roots causing damage to boundary wall next to public highway.  Conifers are beginning to decline with age - brown/bare branches etc.

Recommend

Approval

No Objection

2/4/15

2014/2678

1 Sunnyside

Gold Hill

Batcombe

Listed Building Consent

Remedial works, alteration of rear elevation, internal improvement works

Recommend

Approval

Approved

 19/2/15

2015/0132

Fir Tree Cottage

Batcombe

BA4 6HD

Felling of TPO Tree Proposed felling of TPO tree - Monterey cypress (Cupressus macrocarpa)

- Intention to replant

Recommend

Approval

Approved

 16/3/15

2015/0124

Lower Eastcombe Farm

Eastcombe Lane

Batcombe

BA4 6AL

The demolition of existing play room and the construction of a single storey extension that spans the east elevation with the installation of rooflights, the introduction of a new dormer (east elevation) at first floor to improve bedroom and bathroom areas and a modified opening and new porch.  

Recommend

Approval

Approved

 12/3/15

2015/0094

Lower Farm

Horse Hill Lane

Batcombe

BA4 6AG

Tree - Conservation Area

Willow: Crown reduce by 2-3m and shape

Recommend

Approval

No Objection

13/4/15