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 2021 - the most recent first.  Details of previous years' 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 

2021/2861

Shortwood Farmhouse

Kale Street

Batcombe

Demolition of single storey detached holiday let (noted as ‘cottage’), partial demolition and reinstatement of existing boundary wall, erection of single storey extension to rear of property. Partial demolitions and alterations south west gable.  Formation of projecting first floor bay window. To Southeast elevation: enlarge door opening. To North West elevation: installation of window to first floor & roof light.  Fell T3.  

To be considered at the next meeting

Validated

20/12/21

2021/2537

Horsehill Farm

Batcombe

Erection of steel framed apex building to cover existing slurry store Recommend Approval

Validated

9/12/21

2021/2779

Fir Tree Cottage

Batcombe

Works/Felling Trees

in a CA

T1 - Goat Willow - Reduce limb by 20%

(up to 1.5m)

T2 - Goat Willow -Coppice to ground level

Recommend Approval

Approved

11/1/22

2021/2619

Batcombe Playing Field

Batcombe

Works/Felling Trees

in a CA

T1 - Oak - Prune lateral spread by up to 2m

G1 - 2 x Oak trees: crown raise to 1.5m clearance

Recommend Approval

Approved

5/1/22

2021/2377

Land at 367699 137338

Copplesbury Lane

Batcombe

Cladding of building on all sides, installation of concrete pad and
improvements to trackway
Recommend Approval

Approved

21/12/21

2021/2467

Eastcombe Cottage

Eastcombe Lane

Batcombe

Alterations to garage to accommodate PV panels Recommend Approval

Approved

22/12/21

2021/1848

South View

Kale Street

Batcombe

Listed Building Consent

Internal and external alterations to include fenestration, demolition of external modern boiler house

Recommend Approval

Approved

23/9/21

2021/1431

The Three Horseshoes

Batcombe

Erection of first floor extension, erection of annex to form staff accommodation and erection of store room Recommend Approval

Validated

15/7/21

2021/1348

Church View House

Church Farm

Batcombe

Works/Felling Trees

in a CA

T1 - Bay Tree - Fell

Recommend Refusal

No Objection

23/7/21

2021/1085

Provis

Batcombe

Works/Felling Trees

in a CA

T1 - Ash - Fell

T2 - Willow -

Reduce by 25%

Recommend Approval

No Objection

16/6/21

2021/0950

Rockwells House

Batcombe

Construction of tennis court with associated fencing and landscaping Recommend Approval

Approved

22/9/21

2021/0783

Elm House

Kale Street

Batcombe

Listed Building Consent

Proposal described below

Recommend Approval

Approved

7/6/21

2021/0782

Elm House

Kale Street

Batcombe

Reconfigure the ground floor plan with minor demolition work. Enlarge the opening in the facade of the single-storey extension. Raise parapet of single-storey extension. Add 2 bedrooms and bathrooms into the upper storey of the barn/workshop. On the north elevation, reinstate the historically infilled opening. Reconfigure and replace existing PVC SVP with a cast iron version on the south elevation. On south elevation of barn, reinstate the historically infilled opening and install a metal-framed window. Replace all rotten windows of the main house with like for like timber framed windows to match existing. Recommend Approval Approved 4/6/21
2021/0672

Field House

Baileys Lane

Westcombe

Retrospective permission for the change of use from agricultural to ancillary residential and the erection of three outbuildings Recommend Approval

Approved

14/5/21

2021/0724

Netherlea

Back Lane

Batcombe

Works/Felling Trees

in a CA

T1 - Crimson King Maple: fell to ground level

T2 - Norway Maple: pollard by approx 3m

Recommend Approval

No Objection

5/5/21

2021/0616

Church Barn

Church Farm Barns

Batcombe

Insertion of new windows to east elevation Recommend Refusal

Withdrawn

17/5/21

2021/0417

Carrot Hill Farmhouse

Spargrove Lane

Batcombe

Erection of agricultural barn and stables, creation of yard area and new access track (part retrospective as barn and yard already exist) Recommend Refusal

Approved

27/8/21

2021/0321

Batch Orchard

Back Lane

Batcombe

Works/felling

of TPO trees

TPO M182:

T1 (Hornbeam) -

Remove epicormic growth and crown lift.

T18 (Maple) -

Raise canopy to 2.0m.

T24 (Maple) - Remove
epicormic growth.

T26 (Horse Chestnut) - Remove broken branches.

T46 (Ash) - Remove adjacent decayed Elder. T51 (Oak) - Fell.

T58 (Maple) - Fell.

Recommend Approval

No Objection

5/5/21

2021/0296

Church View

Batcombe

BA4 6HD

Tree Works in a CA

T1 and T2 (Cherry) - Fell

Recommend Approval

No Objection

23/3/21

2021/0222

Valley View Farm

Hincombe Hill

Batcombe

Erection of dwelling

(under paragraph 79

of the NPPF)

Recommend Refusal

Validated

1/2/21

2021/0210

Carrot Hill Farmhouse

Spargrove Lane

Batcombe

Proposed single storey boot room to south elevation Recommend Decision Left To Case Officer

Approved

25/3/21